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The Dilemmas of Brief Psychotherapy / Edition 1
     

The Dilemmas of Brief Psychotherapy / Edition 1

by J. Perry Gustafson
 

ISBN-10: 0306449757

ISBN-13: 9780306449758

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC

In this well-illustrated text, the author explores the potential of brief psychotherapy through four paradigmatic modes of the patient's relationship to others: subservience, indecisiveness, control, and fundamental fault. Dr. Gustafson utilizes cognitive, behavioral, psychodynamic, psychoanalytic, and systems approaches to show clinical psychology

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In this well-illustrated text, the author explores the potential of brief psychotherapy through four paradigmatic modes of the patient's relationship to others: subservience, indecisiveness, control, and fundamental fault. Dr. Gustafson utilizes cognitive, behavioral, psychodynamic, psychoanalytic, and systems approaches to show clinical psychology practitioners and students how to decipher and respond to the narratives of patients' lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306449758
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Series:
Language of Science Series
Edition description:
Psychology
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

Beginning, Middle, and Ending Dilemmas: The Freshness of First Sessions. Perils at the Outset. Female Dilemmas. Male Dilemmas. Sharp Endings. Loose Endings. Simple and Complex Dilemmas: Subserving Others May Be Bad for Me. I Cannot Decide. I Am Entitled. More Complex Idealists. More Complex Detours. More Complex Passion. Inner and Outer Worlds: Dream as an Individual Map of Dilemma. On Seeing the Social World Coming. Ten Followup Evaluations and the Science of Brief Psychotherapy. Index.

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