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Completing Distinctions: Interweaving the Ideas of Gregory Bateson and Taoism into a unique approach to t herapy
     

Completing Distinctions: Interweaving the Ideas of Gregory Bateson and Taoism into a unique approach to t herapy

by Douglas G. Flemons
 

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Completing Distinctions develops a new way of thinking about the connection between problems and solutions for family and systems therapists. The author suggests that addiction and other social and ecological dilemmas stem from the belief that distinctions such as hate and love, sickness and health, or problem and solution are irreconcilable oppositions. Flemons shows

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Completing Distinctions develops a new way of thinking about the connection between problems and solutions for family and systems therapists. The author suggests that addiction and other social and ecological dilemmas stem from the belief that distinctions such as hate and love, sickness and health, or problem and solution are irreconcilable oppositions. Flemons shows how much separations can be completed so that genuine healing can occur in individuals, families, organizations, and ecologies. Written in a playful style, the book includes short client-therapist dialogues that illustrate the author's approach.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834829374
Publisher:
Shambhala
Publication date:
05/01/2001
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
184
File size:
746 KB

Meet the Author

Douglas G. Flemons holds a doctorate in family therapy. He is currently Assistant Professor of Family Therapy at Nova University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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