The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy
Score: 5
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The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-03-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780465012916


The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy Book Description :

The classic work on group psychotherapy Hailed by Jerome Frank as "the best book that exists on the subject," Irvin D. Yalom's The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy has been the standard text in the field for decades. In this completely revised and updated fifth edition, Dr. Yalom and his collaborator Dr. Molyn Leszcz expand the book to include the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their broad clinical wisdom and expertise. New topics include: online therapy, specialized groups, ethnocultural diversity, trauma and managed care. At once scholarly and lively, this is the most up-to-date, incisive, and comprehensive text available on group psychotherapy....

Inpatient Group Psychotherapy

Inpatient Group Psychotherapy


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1983-05-11
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015009545719


Inpatient Group Psychotherapy Book Description :

This essential book for front-line clinicians offers new ways of conceptualizing the techniques of group therapy for use on acute wards. Yalom makes a strong case for the efficacy of group therapy on all acute wards. He discusses how to structure the session and the kind of support that should be offered. The emphasis is on the here-and-now. He then presents two models of groups: one for the higher functioning and one for the more regressed psychotic patients....

Psychotherapy Training and Practice

Psychotherapy Training and Practice


  • Author : Kate Wilkinson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-02-10
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429904059


Psychotherapy Training and Practice Book Description :

An exploration of the extensive intra-personal, interpersonal and group dynamic landscape of human experience pertinent to the understanding of the human shadow in the training of psychotherapists. Using phenomenological enquiry this book invites unique, in-depth experiences, provides new insights and addresses the complexities and diversities inherent in the emergence and containment of shadow experience in psychotherapy training. This book takes the reader through a process of qualitative research and invites the reader to explore his or her own relationships to the love of others, through the exploration of all the things that love is not. It argues that without hate we cannot truly love. Interspersed throughout the book are suggestions for person...

Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy

Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy


  • Author : Sophia Vinogradov
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre: Medical
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  • ISBN 10 : 088048327X


Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy Book Description :

This guide examines the unique therapeutic value of group psychotherapy. Written for the clinician in need of concise, clinically relevant information, this book discusses how the patient-patient and the patient-therapist interactions in a group setting can affect changes in maladaptive behavior....

Every Day Gets a Little Closer
Score: 4
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Every Day Gets a Little Closer


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-08-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0786723173


Every Day Gets a Little Closer Book Description :

The many thousands of readers of the best-selling Love’s Executioner will welcome this paperback edition of an earlier work by Dr. Irvin Yalom, written with Ginny Elkin, a pseudonymous patient whom he treated--the first book to share the dual reflections of psychiatrist and patient.Ginny Elkin was a troubled young and talented writer whom the psychiatric world had labeled as ”schizoid.” After trying a variety of therapies, she entered into private treatment with Dr. Irvin Yalom at Stanford University. As part of their work together, they agreed to write separate journals of each of their sessions. Every Day Gets a Little Closer is the product of that arrangement, in which they alternately relate their descriptions and feelings about their thera...

Existential Psychotherapy
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Existential Psychotherapy


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1980-12-08
  • Genre: PHILOSOPHY
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015016283429


Existential Psychotherapy Book Description :

Describes the approach of a therapy focusing on the patient's concern with death, freedom, isolation, and meaninglessness...

The Yalom Reader

The Yalom Reader


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 1998-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0465036104


The Yalom Reader Book Description :

From one of the most celebrated and highly respected authorities in the field of psychotherapy comes a collection of his best works. In this anthology of Yalom's most influential work to date, readers experience the diversity of his writings, with pieces that range from the highly concrete and clinical to the abstract and theoretical....

Self Disclosure in the Therapeutic Relationship

Self Disclosure in the Therapeutic Relationship


  • Author : M. Fisher
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781489935823


Self Disclosure in the Therapeutic Relationship Book Description :

The editors of the present volume were also privileged to collaborate on an earlier book, Intimacy, also published by Plenum Press. In our pref ace to that volume, we described the importance and essence of inti macy and its centrality in the domain of human relationships. After reading the contributions to that volume, a number of issues emerged and pressed for elaboration. These questions concerned the nature and parameters of intimacy. The natural extension of these con cerns can be found in the current work, Self-Disclosure in the Therapeutic Relationship. The editors, after careful consideration of the theoretical, philo sophical, and technical literature, are impressed by the relationship between intimacy and appropriate self-disclosure. Self-d...

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling


  • Author : Pamela S. Lassiter
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506317359


Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling Book Description :

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling by Pamela S. Lassiter and John R. Culbreth brings together contemporary theories of addiction and helps readers connect those theories to practice using a common multicultural case study. Theories covered include motivational interviewing, moral theory, developmental theory, cognitive behavioral theories, attachment theory, and sociological theory. Each chapter focuses on a single theory, describing its basic tenets, philosophical underpinnings, key concepts, and strengths and weaknesses. Each chapter also shows how practitioners using the theory would respond to a common case study, giving readers the opportunity to compare how the different theoretical approaches are applied to client situations. A final ...