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Yalom, Irvin D. 1931-

Works: 391 works in 1,472 publications in 20 languages and 28,729 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Interviews  Handbooks and manuals  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Contributor, ed, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: RC488, 616.8914
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The theory and practice of group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
79 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,982 libraries worldwide
Hailed by Jerome Frank as "the best book that exists on the subject, today and for the foreseeable future," Irvin D. Yalom's The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy has long been the standard text in its field. Indeed, in a survey reported in the American Journal of Psychiatry, it was cited as one of the ten most influential psychiatry publications of the past decade, and it was one of the very few judged to be of "seminal or lasting value." In this completely revised and expanded fourth edition--updated to reflect the American Psychiatric Association's latest diagnostic manual, the DSM-IV--Dr. Yalom presents the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as his own broad clinical wisdom and experience. This edition features new sections on combining individual and group therapy, the latest information about brief group therapy, and how to modify group work to deal with the newly emerging homogeneous focal groups (including survivor groups), as well as updated references and new clinical vignettes drawn from the author's recent practice. Throughout, Dr. Yalom has updated the style and content of the chapters, while retaining valid research and clinical observations. Illustrating the text are vivid cases from nearly two thousand group sessions that he has led over the past decade. The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy is an informative text that is at once scholarly and lively. This new edition is the most up-to-date, incisive, and comprehensive text on group therapy available today.--Publisher description
Love's executioner and other tales of psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
62 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,170 libraries worldwide
"First published in 1989, this ... collection of ten tales by distinguished psychotherapist Irvin D. Yalom has become a classic. ... Yalom uncovers the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart of the therapeutic encounter. In recounting his patients' dilemmas, Yalom not only gives us a rare and enthralling glimpse into their personal desires and motivations but also tells us his own story as he struggles to reconcile his all-too-human responses with his sensibility as a psychiatrist. Now with a new afterword ..."
Encounter groups: first facts by Morton A Lieberman( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
Existential psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
"Existential therapy has been practiced and continues to be practiced in many forms and situations throughout the world. But until now, it has lacked a coherent structure, and analysis of its tenets, and an evaluation of its usefulness. Irvin Yalom, whose Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy has rendered such a service to that discipline since 1970, provides existential psychotherapy with a background, a synthesis, and a framework. Organized around what Yalom identifies as the four "ultimate concerns of life"--Death, freedom, existential isolation, and meaninglessness--the book takes up the meaning of each existential concern and the type of conflict that springs from our confrontation with each. He shows how these concerns are manifested in personality and psychopathology, and how treatment can be helped by our knowledge of them. Drawing from clinical experience, empirical research, philosophy, and great literature, Yalom has written a broad and comprehensive book. It will provide an intellectual home base for those psychotherapists who have sensed the incompatibility of orthodox theories with their own clinical experience, and it opens new doors for empirical research. The fundamental concerns of therapy and the central issues of human existence are woven together here as never before, with intellectual and clinical results that will surprise and enlighten all readers"--Publisher description
When Nietzsche wept by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
82 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Asked to treat Friedrich Nietzsche for his suicidal despair following a broken love affair, eminent Viennese physician Josef Breuer devises an ingenius approach that would force Nietzsche to apply his own theories to cure himself
Staring at the sun : overcoming the terror of death by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
The father of "existential psychotherapy" demonstrates that the fear of death can prompt an awakening to life and a realization that our connections to others and our influence on those around us are vital to our growth. Yalom also offers instructions for therapists seeking to help their patients overcome death anxiety
Momma and the meaning of life : tales of psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Explores the mysteries and marvels at the heart of the therapeutic encounter, revealing in six enthralling stories his own and his patients' confrontations with life's most profound challenges
Lying on the couch : a novel by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
44 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 727 libraries worldwide
"It is the "twilight of the shrinks." Disciples of Freud and Jung sandbag against the rising tide of new age therapies and wring their hands over the unreliable narratives of patients who "lie" on the couch. Managed health care threatens the very future of practice. The contemporary therapist has much to worry about: patients who seduce their therapists with money, sex, fanatical devotion - and all the other deadly sins in a game of musical chairs around the seat of power in the therapeutic session." "In a daring spin on his lifelong devotion to chart the inner lives of patients in his intimate case histories, Dr. Yalom now turns the tables on the other half of the therapeutic relationship - the therapist from an age of secrets, who "interprets" the boundaries of sexual propriety. Or Marshal, haunted by his own obsessive-compulsive behaviors, uncertain of the role of money in his relationship with patients. And finally, there is Ernest Lash, who, saved ultimately by his sincere desire to help people, risks a totally open, authentic relationship with a patient and assumes that to be healing in and of itself. Their stories are rendered here with great affection and ruthless recognition."--Jacket
The Schopenhauer cure : a novel by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
55 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Based upon the psychological life of philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer, the author presents a narrative of psychotherapist Julius Hertzfeld who seeks out one of his former patients, Philip Slate, who claims he was cured through Schopenhauer's methods
Inpatient group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 647 libraries worldwide
The Spinoza problem : a novel by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
35 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 611 libraries worldwide
In 1909, sixteen-year-old Alfred Rosenberg is called into his headmaster's office for making anti-Semitic remarks. He is punished by having to memorise passages from the autobiography of Goethe - and is stunned to discover that his idol was a great admirer of the seventeenth-century philosopher Baruch Spinoza. Spinoza himself was no stranger to punishment: accused of heresy, he was excommunicated from the Jewish community and banished from the only world he had ever known. Nevertheless, he became one of the most influential philosophers of his age. Long after graduation, Rosenberg is posse
Treating adolescents by Hans Steiner( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Treating alcoholism by Stephanie Brown( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Treating Alcoholism is filled with up-to-date information and illustrative case examples that will provide clinicians with the skills necessary to address the myriad problems associated with alcoholism. Based on a developmental model of recovery - form drinking to transition to early and ongoing recovery - the book offers a wealth of knowledge and specific therapeutic techniques for working with alcoholics and the families of alcoholics in a clinical setting
Treating the elderly ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Treating the Elderly presents proven clinical techniques and strategies for treating the most common emotional problems that face the elderly. Written by experts (and, in some cases, pioneers) in the field, the volume is filled with the most up-to-date information needed for developing the skills necessary to work with the special needs and sensibilities of this population
Understanding group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( visu )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Interview with Dr. Irvin D. Yalom, leading proponent of the existential perspective in psychotherapy
Treating eating disorders by Joellen Werne( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Treating Eating Disorders details how some of the most eminent clinicians in the field combine and integrate a wide variety of contemporary therapies to successfully treat clients with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder. Through the in-depth presentation of individual cases, thoughtfully discussed within the context of each author's point of view, the book offers up-to-date information and important approaches to assessment and treatment of clients with eating disorders
Concise guide to group psychotherapy by Sophia Vinogradov( Book )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Ben shu gong 9 zhang, suo tan de dou shi you guan zu zhi yi ge tuan ti yu jin xing tuan ti xin li zhi liao shi, yi xie hen yao jin de yuan ze he ji qiao
Treating women molested in childhood by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
This essential resource book offers clinicians the necessary tools and skills to work effectively with their sexually abused clients. Illuminated by numerous case histories and clinical examples, the authors offer step-by-step guidance on assessment, crisis intervention, individual psychotherapy, the use of hypnosis in psychotherapy, couples work, group therapy, and special issues of transference and counter-transference. In addition, Catherine Classen, editor of Treating Women Molested in Childhood, presents a timely and well-balanced discussion on the controversial topic of recovered memories and the danger of implanting false memories
The Yalom reader : selections from the work of a master therapist and storyteller by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
In both his nonfiction and his fiction, Yalom uses the lens of psychotherapy to explore human nature and shows us that the line between the true and the imagined is not always easy to distinguish. Readers of Dr. Yalom's clinical texts will be intrigued by the fictional entries; general readers will gain a greater understanding of and appreciation for the practice of psychotherapy
Theorie und Praxis der Gruppenpsychotherapie : ein Lehrbuch by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
34 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
I︠A︡lom, Irvin 1931-
Irvin D. Yalom Amerikaans schrijver
Irvin David Yalom
Irvin Yalom americký psycholog a spisovatel
Irvin Yalom scrittore, psichiatra e docente statunitense
Irvin Yalom US-amerikanischer Psychiater und Autor
Irvinas Yalomas
Jaloms, Ērvins D. 1931-
Yalom, I. 1931-
Yalom I. D. 1931 -
Yalom, Irvin.
Yalom, Irvin 1931-
Yalom, Irvin D.
Yalom , Irvin David
Yalom, Irvin David 1931-
Yalom, Irving 1931-
Yalom, Irving D. 1931-
Yalom, Irwin 1931-
Yalom, Irwin D.
Yalom, Irwin D. 1931-
Yālūm, Irfīn D., 1931-
Ίρβιν Γιάλομ
Ирвин Јалом
Ървин Ялом
Ялом И. 1931-
Ялом, Ирвин 1931-
Ялом, Ирвин Д 1931-
Ялом, Ирвин Дэвид американский психолог и психотерапевт, писатель
Ірвін Ялом
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ארווין יאלום
יאלום, ארווין 1931-
יאלום, ארווין ד 1931-
ילום, ארוין 1931־
ילום, ארוין ד 1931-
اروین د. یالوم نویسنده آمریکایی
얄롬, 어빈 1931-
얄롬, 어빈 D. 1931-
얄롬, 어빙 D. 1931-
ヤーロム, アーヴィン・D
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