Contexts and Connections: An Intersubjective Approach to Couples Therapy / Edition 1

Contexts and Connections: An Intersubjective Approach to Couples Therapy / Edition 1

by David Shaddock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0465095704

ISBN-13: 9780465095704

Pub. Date: 01/01/2000

Publisher: Basic Books

Shaddock makes sense of intersubjectivity, the functional paradigm shift in highbrow psychotherapy, as both a way of thinking about our psychological lives and a way of doing clinical work. Applying it to relational systems means investigating the experience of each partner/ member from inside his/her perspective and without judgment.The book illustrates how that

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Shaddock makes sense of intersubjectivity, the functional paradigm shift in highbrow psychotherapy, as both a way of thinking about our psychological lives and a way of doing clinical work. Applying it to relational systems means investigating the experience of each partner/ member from inside his/her perspective and without judgment.The book illustrates how that approach lowers defenses and lets in insights, mutual understanding, and renewed hope; it demonstrates that treatment built on empathic awareness of contexts and connections can actually also lead to individual transformation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465095704
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile:
1400L (what's this?)

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