The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients

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Harper Perennial #ad - Acclaimed author and renowned psychiatrist Irvin D. Yalom’s more than thirty-five years in clinical practice, The Gift of Therapy is a remarkable and essential guidebook that illustrates through real case studies how patients and therapists alike can get the most out of therapy. Irvin D. The bestselling author of love’s executioner shares his uniquely fresh approach and the valuable insights he has gained—presented as eighty-five personal and provocative “tips for beginner therapists, Yalom’s Gift of Therapy is an entertaining, informative, ” including:•Let the patient matter to you •Acknowledge your errors •Create a new therapy for each patient •Do home visits•Almost never make decisions for the patient•Freud was not always wrongA book aimed at enriching the therapeutic process for a new generation of patients and counselors, and insightful read for anyone with an interest in the subject.

 . Yalom distills thirty-five years of psychotherapy wisdom into one brilliant volume. The culmination of master psychiatrist Dr.

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Love's Executioner: & Other Tales of Psychotherapy

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Basic Books #ad - Yalom uncovers the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart of the therapeutic encounter. Love's executioner has inspired hundreds of thousands of readers already, and promises to inspire generations of readers to come. With insight and sympathy, yalom not only gives us a rare and enthralling glimpse into the personal desires and motivations of ten of his patients, but also tells his own story as he struggles to reconcile his all-too-human response with his sensibility as a psychiatrist.

Love's Executioner: & Other Tales of Psychotherapy #ad - In his classic, the masterful therapist and novelist Irvin Yalom describes his sometimes tragic, and always absorbing encounters with patients In this classic book, bestselling work, sometimes inspiring, master psychotherapist Irvin D.

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Letters to a Young Therapist

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Basic Books #ad - Through an exhilarating mix of storytelling and sharp-eyed observation, Pipher reveals her refreshingly inventive approach to therapy-fiercely optimistic, free of dogma or psychobabble, and laced with generous warmth and practical common sense. Whether she's recommending daily swims for a sluggish teenager, or simply bearing witness to a bereaved parent's sorrow, encouraging a timid husband to become bolder, Pipher's compassion and insight shine from every page.

From "one of america's best-known psychologists" chicago tribune and the bestselling author of Women Rowing North and Reviving Ophelia, an essential and inspiring book for therapists and anyone seeking to live a good lifeMary Pipher's groundbreaking investigation of America's "girl-poisoning culture, " Reviving Ophelia, established its author as one of the nation's foremost authorities on family issues.

Letters to a Young Therapist #ad - . With a preface by the author addressing recent changes in therapy and the surprising challenges of the digital age, Letters to a Young Therapist is a powerfully engaging guide to living a healthy life. In letters to a young therapist, alienated adolescents, Pipher shares what she has learned in thirty years of clinical practice, helping warring families, and harried professionals restore peace and beauty to their lives.

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Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir

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Basic Books #ad - Like every morning, "hello measles!" but in his dream, he calls out, hoping to befriend her, the girl's father makes Yalom understand that his daily greeting had hurt her. Yalom puts himself on the couch in a lapidary memoirIrvin D. As becoming myself unfolds, we see the birth of the insightful thinker whose books have been a beacon to so many.

In this profound memoir, he turns his writing and his therapeutic eye on himself. Yalom has made a career of investigating the lives of others. He opens his story with a nightmare: He is twelve, and is riding his bike past the home of an acne-scarred girl. This is not simply a man's life story, Yalom's reflections on his life and development are an invitation for us to reflect on the origins of our own selves and the meanings of our lives.

Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir #ad - Bestselling writer and psychotherapist Irvin D. For yalom, this was the birth of empathy; he would not forget the lesson.

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Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Practical Guide

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Wiley #ad - If there is only one book you buy on ethics, this is the one. Covers the many changes and challenges brought about by new technology, and politics provides steps to strengthen ethics in organizations offers guidance on responding to ethics, and texting, challenges, race, EHRs, and Creative Cheating: A User's Guide' Deals with complex issue of culture, creative approaches to the responsibilities, sexual identity, Cons, religion, as well as practicing across state and provincial borders Discusses moral distress and moral courage Includes 5 chapters on different aspects of critical thinking about ethical challenges, videoconferencing, licensing, and malpractice complaints—not to imply that you'll need to after reading this book! Keeps the focus on practical, including a chapter on 'Ethics Placebos, sexual orientation, and opportunities encountered by therapists and counselors in their work.

Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Practical Guide #ad - Distinguished emeritus professor don meichenbaum described the 5th edition as 'a MUST READ book for both beginning and seasoned clinicians' and Professor David H. The ethics book no psychology student or professional should be without thoroughly updated and expanded to include recent research findings, the new 5th edition of Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling covers the latest developments in ethical thinking, standards, the Hoffman Investigation Report, and changes in the ethical guidelines of the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association, landmark legal decisions, and practice.

You'll learn how to strengthen your ethical awareness, judgement, and decision-making. Barlow wrote, 'A stunningly good book.

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Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy

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Basic Books #ad - Marcus aurelius has written that "we are all creatures of a day. With yalom as our guide, we will find the means to make our own day not only bearable, but also meaningful and joyful. We meet a nurse who must stifle the pain of losing her son in order to comfort her patients' pains, a newly minted psychologist whose studies damage her treasured memories of a lost friend, and a man whose rejection of psychological inquiry forces even Yalom himself into a crisis of confidence.

Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy #ad - Creatures of a day is a radically honest statement about the difficulties of human life, but also a celebration of some of the finest fruits--love, family, friendship--it can offer. Yalom describes his patients' struggles--as well as his own--to come to terms with the two great challenges of existence: how to have a meaningful life yet reckon with its inevitable end.

The publication of Creatures of a Day is reason to celebrate. Steven pinkerin this stunning collection of stories, renowned psychiatrist Irvin D.

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Existential Psychotherapy

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Basic Books #ad - In existential psychotherapy, core tenets, synthesizing its historical background, Irvin Yalom finds the essence of existential psychotherapy, and usefulness to the practice. Organized around what yalom identifies as the four "ultimate concerns of life" -- death, freedom, isolation, and meaninglessness -- the book takes up the meaning of each existential concern and the type of conflict that springs from our confrontation with each.

. The fundamental concerns of therapy and the central issues of human existence are woven together here as never before, with intellectual and clinical results that will surprise and enlighten all readers. He shows how these concerns are manifested in personality and psychopathology, and how treatment can be helped by our knowledge of them.

Existential Psychotherapy #ad - Drawing from clinical experience, and great literature, empirical research, Yalom provides an intellectual home base for those psychotherapists who have sensed the incompatibility of orthodox theories with their own clinical experience, philosophy, and opens new doors for empirical research. The definitive account of existential psychotherapy.

Existential therapy is practiced throughout the world. But until now, it has lacked a coherent structure.

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On Being a Therapist

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Oxford University Press #ad - He also explores the stress factors that are brought on from managed care bureaucracy, conflicts at work, and clients' own anxiety and depression. In this thoroughly revised and updated fifth edition, Jeffrey Kottler explores many of the challenges that therapists face in their practices today, economic realities, including pressures from increased technology, and advances in theory and technique.

For more than thirty years, on being a Therapist has inspired generations of mental health professionals to explore the most private and sacred aspects of their work helping others. This new edition includes updated sources, new material on technology, new problems that therapists face, and two new chapters: "On Being a Therapeutic Storyteller-and Listener" and "On Being a Client: How to Get the Most from Therapy.

On Being a Therapist #ad - Generations of students and practitioners in counseling, clinical psychology, psychotherapy, marriage and family therapy, social work, and human services have found comfort and confidence in On Being a Therapist, and this Fifth Edition -- intended to be the author's last major update to the seminal work -- only builds upon this solid foundation as it continues to educate helping professionals everywhere.

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On Becoming a Person: A Therapist's View of Psychotherapy

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Mariner Books #ad - As the pendulum slowly swings back toward an appreciation of the therapeutic encounter, Dr. Rogers's "client-centered therapy" becomes particularly timely and important. Rogers's work today. A new introduction by Peter Kramer sheds light on the significance of Dr. The late carl rogers, founder of the humanistic psychology movement, revolutionized psychotherapy with his concept of "client-centered therapy.

On Becoming a Person: A Therapist's View of Psychotherapy #ad - His influence has spanned decades, but that influence has become so much a part of mainstream psychology that the ingenious nature of his work has almost been forgotten. New discoveries in the field of psychopharmacology, especially that of the antidepressant Prozac, have spawned a quick-fix drug revolution that has obscured the psychotherapeutic relationship.

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Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death

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Jossey-Bass #ad - In this magisterial opus, capping a lifetime of work and personal experience, Dr. Once we confront our own mortality, Dr. Yalom helps us recognize that the fear of death is at the heart of much of our anxiety. Written in irv yalom's inimitable story-telling style, Staring at the Sun is a profoundly encouraging approach to the universal issue of mortality.

Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death #ad - . Yalom writes, appreciate more keenly the beauty of life, communicate more deeply with those we love, we are inspired to rearrange our priorities, and increase our willingness to take the risks necessary for personal fulfillment. Such recognition is often catalyzed by an "awakening experience"—a dream, illness, or loss the death of a loved one, divorce, loss of a job or home, trauma, or aging.

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The Heart of a Servant Leader: Letters from Jack Miller

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P&R Publishing #ad - The Heart of a Servant Leader: Letters from Jack Miller #ad - These letters by a seasoned, overcoming sin, spiritual warfare, learning to forgive, influential pastor address a variety of ministry issues, as well as physical suffering, etc. We learn that a leader should be the chief servant and that right attitudes come only from a heart changed by an encounter with God.

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