Narrative Therapy: The Social Construction of Preferred Realities / Edition 1

Narrative Therapy: The Social Construction of Preferred Realities / Edition 1

by Gene Combs, Jill Freedman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393702073

ISBN-13: 9780393702071

Pub. Date: 03/01/1996

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

For psychotherapy students, teachers, and practitioners, this book describes the clinical application of the growing body of ideas and practices that has come to be known as narrative therapy. Clear and compelling demonstrations of narrative therapy practice, rich in case examples and creative strategies, are at the heart of this book.  See more details below

Overview

For psychotherapy students, teachers, and practitioners, this book describes the clinical application of the growing body of ideas and practices that has come to be known as narrative therapy. Clear and compelling demonstrations of narrative therapy practice, rich in case examples and creative strategies, are at the heart of this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393702071
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
305
Sales rank:
444,131
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction
Acknowledgments
1Shifting Paradigms: From Systems to Stories1
2The Narrative Metaphor and Social Constructionism: A Postmodern Worldview19
3Opening Space for New Stories42
4Story Development77
5Questions113
6Questions in Action: Three Transcripts144
7Reflecting169
8The Plot Thickens194
9Spreading the News237
10Relationships and Ethics264
Bibliography289
Index299

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