Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy and Recovery

Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy and Recovery

by Gary G. Forrest
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0765707268

ISBN-13: 9780765707260

Pub. Date: 12/22/2009

Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.

Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy and Recovery includes a unique mosaic of theoretical and practical clinical information, rich case studies, research finding, and a wealth of evidence-based practice guidelines related to therapist and client self-disclosure in the psychotherapeutic encounter. Experienced clinicians, neophyte therapists, and counselors in training

Overview

Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy and Recovery includes a unique mosaic of theoretical and practical clinical information, rich case studies, research finding, and a wealth of evidence-based practice guidelines related to therapist and client self-disclosure in the psychotherapeutic encounter. Experienced clinicians, neophyte therapists, and counselors in training will find this book provides a wealth of insight and information that will significantly benefit their therapeutic work. Gary G. Forrest elucidates a diversity of self-disclosure topics that pertain to a wide range of issues impacting every facet of the process and outcome of psychotherapy relationships. Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy and Recovery represents a seminal contribution to the counseling and psychotherapy literature specific to chemical dependency counseling, addictions-focused therapy, and the self-help-based recovery mode. This book will be an essential recourse for individuals pursing graduate training and advanced education or supervision in the various behavioral health professions.

Gary G. Forrest, Ed.D., Ph.D., in licensed clinical psychologist in independent practice and executive director of Psychotherapy Associates, PC, and the Institute for Addictive Behavioral Change in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765707260
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
12/22/2009
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword ix

Preface xi

Acknowledgments xv

Chapter 1 Introduction 1

Chapter 2 Self-Disclosure in Counseling and Psychotherapy 9

Chapter 3 Therapist Theoretical-Orientation and Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy 21

Chapter 4 The Effects of Therapist and Client Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy 33

Chapter 5 Ethics and Therapist Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy 47

Chapter 6 Self-Disclosure, Addiction, and the Recovery Process 57

Chapter 7 Therapist and Client Self-Disclosure in Chemical Dependency Counseling 77

Chapter 8 Client and Therapist Perspectives on Self-Disclosure and Recovery 107

Bibliography 131

Index 143

About the Author 147

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