Favorite Counseling and Therapy Techniques: 51 Therapists Share Their Most Creative Strategies / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $3.48
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 90%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (21) from $3.48   
  • New (2) from $117.99   
  • Used (19) from $3.43   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

As new clean tight and bright Please email for photos.

Ships from: Stamford, CT

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:


Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


In this exciting book, some of the finest therapists in the world reveal their favorite techniques. Albert Ellis, the father of Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy, explains how he uses a tape recorder to help clients vigorously dispute irrational thinking. Arnold Lazarus, the creator of Multimodal Therapy, shows how he implements his innovative Time Tripping Technique for rapidly dispelling emotional distress. Imagine learning from William Glasser, the founder of Reality Therapy, how to integrate Choice Theory to become a more effective therapist. Noted psychotherapy expert Raymond Corsini, uses his highly creative turning the tables on the client to make clients think like a counselor. Allen E. Ivey, pioneer in the area of microcounseling attending skills, makes sessions more productive by using his community genogram. Cognitive therapy specialist Judy Beck uses her Core Belief Worksheet to eliminate cognitive distortions. Editor/Contributor and Encyclopedia of Counseling author Howard Rosenthal uses olfactory post hypnotic suggestions to eliminate undesirable habits orward off panic attacks. And there are more than forty other creative strategies that can be used to improve counseling and therapy sessions right now!

Incl. use of symbols/rituals in psychotherapy, assertion strategies, dereflection for depression, social therapy etc.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781560326670
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/28/1997
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 202
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements. Alphabetical List of Techniques. Part I. Serendipitous Suggestion: An Introduction to the Wonderful World of Psychotherapuetic Techniques. Part II. The Dark Side of Techniques: Beware of the Milton H. Erikson Clone. Part III. Techniques. Systems-Centered Therapy for Groups and IndividualsYvonne M. Agazarian, Ed.D. Resolving Grief Steve Andreas, M.A. Vocational Fantasy: An Empowering Technique Edward S. Beck, Ed.D., & Robert Hoppock, Ph.D. Changing Core Beliefs: Use of the Core Belief Worksheet Judy Beck, Ph.D. From Addition to Subtraction Dorothy Becvar, Ph.D., & Raphael Becvar, Ph.D. Psychodynamic Uncovering Technique (PUT) John D. Boyd, Ph.D. Humility, Augmented by the Deep Breath Technique Peter R. Breggin, M.D. Hypnotically Enhanced Interactive Cognitive RehearsalW. Gary Cannon, Ph.D. LifelineVictoria D. Coleman, Ed.D. Turning the Tables on the Client: Making the Client the Counselor Raymond J. Corsini, Ph.D. The Use of Symbols and Rituals in Psychotherapy Richard H. Cox, Ph.D. The SAEB System (Symptoms, Automatic Thoughts, Emotions, and Behavior) in the Treatment and Conceptualization of Panic Attacks Frank M. Dattilio, Ph.D. Vigorous Disputing of Irrational Beliefs in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) Albert Ellis, Ph.D. Art Therapy Phoebe Farris-Dufrene, Ph.D. Voice Therapy Robert Firestone, Ph.D. Working from Client Experiential Vignettes Sterling K. Gerber, Ph.D. Reality Therapy and Choice TheoryWilliam Glasser, M.D. Using Stories in Therapy with Children and Families Larry Golden, Ph.D. Memory Work with Children Linda Goldman, M.S. Creating Vision, Mission, and Values for Couples in Counseling Russell Grieger, Ph.D. Assertion Strategies Paul A. Hauck, Ph.D. Dereflection for Depression Rosemary Henrion, MSN, M.Ed. The Last Five Minutes Technique Joseph W. Hollis, Ed.D. Community Genogram: Identifying Strengths Allen E. Ivey, Ed.D. Relationship-Centered Counseling: An Integrative Humanistic Approach for Diverse Problems Eugene W. Kelly, Ph.D. Creative Collection of Therapeutic Adventures: Feelings, Fears, and Worries Melissa T. Korenblat-Hanin, M.S.W. The SET Communication System Strategy Jerold J. Kreisman, M.D. Time Tripping Arnold A. Lazarus, Ph.D. The Four-Step Experiential Session for Deep-Seated Personality Change Alvin R. Mahrer, Ph.D. Memory Collage Jean Marnocha, M.S.W. & Beth Haasl, B.S. Therapeutic Assessment Scott T. Meier, Ph.D. Creating Spa in Counseling Richard C. Nelson, Ph.D. Support and Challenge: Use of Metaphor as a Higher Level Empathy Response Edward Neukrug, Ed.D. Social Therapy Fred Newman, Ph.D. Gaining Rapport and a Common Base of Understanding: Defining Rational Reality on Which to Build through Counseling Donald L. Peters, M.Ed. Wally the Worrying Warthog Janie J. Plaxco, M.A. Dealing with Silence: The Turtle Analogy for Psychotherapists and Counselors John E. Poarch, M.D. Olfactory Conditioning: The Sweet Aroma of Post-Hypnotics Howard G. Rosenthal, Ed.D. Using Early Memories to Elicit Complementarity in Couples Counseling Steven Slavik, M.A. Well-Being Scale: An Assessment Tool for Caregivers Susan Steiger Tebb, Ph.D. Life-Play Fantasy ExerciseRobert Taibbi, M.S.W. Posttraumatic Loss Debriefing Rosemary A. Thompson, Ed.D. Draw Your Family Table/Family-O-Gram James P. Trotzer, Ph.D. The Technique of Nucleus Therapy Ellen Walkenstein, M.D. Bibliotherapy Bea Wehrly, Ph.D. The "Telephone" Technique William J. Weikel, Ph.D. Body Scan Ira David Welch, Ed.D. Rational-Emotive Imagery (REI) Jerry Wilde, Ph.D. Client Inner Self-evaluation: A Necessary Prelude to Change Robert E. Wubbolding, Ed.D. Part IV. 15 Recommendations for Effectively Implementing Counseling and Therapy Techniques.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)