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Handbook of contemporary psychotherapy toward an improved understanding of effective psychotherapy

O'Donohue, William T.

Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE c2009

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  • Title:
    Handbook of contemporary psychotherapy toward an improved understanding of effective psychotherapy
  • Author: O'Donohue, William T.; Graybar, Steven R.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE
  • Creation Date: c2009
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (433 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Subjects: Psychotherapy; Mental illness -- Treatment
  • Description: Written by leading clinical authorities, this text comprehensively describes the key constructs and key skills involved in the craft of psychotherapy.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction: Where Science Meets Practice; Chapter 1 - The Scientist Practitioner and Dynamic Constructs; Chapter 2 - The (Dramatic) Process of Psychotherapy; Chapter 3 - Clinical Practice and the Issue of Repressed Memories: Avoiding an Ice Patch on the Slippery Slope; Chapter 4 - Theory and Methods for Studying the Influence of Unconscious Processes: Illustrations From Attachment and Terror Management Research; Chapter 5 - Mediation, Ego, and I: Who, Exactly, Is in Conflict?; Chapter 6 - Family Influences and Ecological Context
    Chapter 7 - A Psychoanalytic Understanding of the Death Instinct: Problems in Receiving the Good ObjectChapter 8 - Countertransference: A Foundation of Psychotherapy; Chapter 9 - Projective Identification; Chapter 10 - Mindfulness: Being Mindful in Psychotherapy; Chapter 11 - The Science of Forgiveness; Chapter 12 - Dream-Work in Psychotherapy: A Narrative, Commonsense Approach; Chapter 13 - Shame; Chapter 14 - Treatment of Clients Who Are Struggling With Depression; Chapter 15 - Therapeutic Boundaries and Effective Therapy: Exploring the Relationships
    Chapter 16 - Terminating Psychotherapy TherapeuticallyAuthor Index; Subject Index; About the Editors; About the Contributors
    The scientist practitioner and dynamic constructs / Michael Lavin
    The (dramatic) process of psychotherapy / Jeffrey K. Zeig
    Clinical practice and the issue of repressed memories: avoiding an ice patch on the slippery slope / William C. Follette and Deborah Davis
    Theory and methods for studying the influence of unconscious processes: illustrations from attachment and terror management research / Deborah Davis and Aaron McVean
    Mediation, ego and I: who, exactly, is in conflict? / Kenneth Cloke
    Family influences and ecological context / James W. Maddock, John C. Friel, and Linda D. Friel
    A psychoanalytic understanding of the death instinct: problems in receiving the good object / Robert Waska
    Countertransference: a foundation of psychotherapy / Jeffrey H. Corpuel
    Projective identification / Patricia M. Chatham
    Mindfulness: being mindful in psychotherapy / Akihiko Masuda and Kelly Wilson
    The science of forgiveness / David Antonuccio and Robert Jackson
    Dream-work in psychotherapy: a narrative, commonsense approach / Lois Parker
    Shame / William K. Hahn
    Treatment of clients who are struggling with depression / James C. Overholser and Nicole J. Peak
    Therapeutic boundaries and effective therapy: exploring the relationships / Ofer Zur
    Terminating psychotherapy therapeutically / Steven Graybar and Leah Leonard.
  • Target Audience: Audience: Specialized.
  • OCLC Number: 809771573
  • Identifier: ISBN1-4522-1627-4;ISBN1-322-41230-8;ISBN1-4522-2490-0