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Therapists' Dilemmas

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"This collection of interviews examines crucial issues of uncertainty which leading British and American therapists have encountered during the course of their work. Using a conversational model, the therapists are questioned about their own dilemmas, past and present, as practitioners. Focusing on the similarities in the therapists' experiences of working with clients, six main `dilemma' themes emerged from these interviews: compromise dilemmas, boundary dilemmas, dilemmas of allegiance, role dilemmas, dilemmas of responsibility and impasse dilemmas. Discussion issues are put forward at the end of each interview to encourage readers to explore further particular problems that surfaced during the course of the dialogue. Therapists' Dilemmas fills an important gap in the psychotherapy literature which often neglects issues of doubt and dilemma, and will be of interest to anyone working in therapeutic situations."

Book in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Dryden, W.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1997 revised edition (originally 1985)
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
Sage Publications

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"This collection of interviews examines crucial issues of uncertainty which leading British and American therapists have encountered during the course of their work. Using a conversational model, the therapists are questioned about their own dilemmas, past and present, as practitioners. Focusing on the similarities in the therapists' experiences of working with clients, six main `dilemma' themes emerged from these interviews: compromise dilemmas, boundary dilemmas, dilemmas of allegiance, role dilemmas, dilemmas of responsibility and impasse dilemmas. Discussion issues are put forward at the end of each interview to encourage readers to explore further particular problems that surfaced during the course of the dialogue. Therapists' Dilemmas fills an important gap in the psychotherapy literature which often neglects issues of doubt and dilemma, and will be of interest to anyone working in therapeutic situations."

Book in very good condition.

Author(s):
Dryden, W.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1997 revised edition (originally 1985)
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
Sage Publications

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