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Yalom, Irvin D. 1931-

Works: 239 works in 1,327 publications in 27 languages and 27,436 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Interviews  Popular works  Biographical fiction  Personal narratives  Filmed interviews  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: RC488, 616.8914
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The theory and practice of group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
111 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 4,386 libraries worldwide
"Dr. Irvin D. Yalom is joined by Dr. Molyn Leszcz for this completely revised and expanded fifth edition. The authors present the latest research and clinical guidelines on group psychotherapy and explore the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their own broad clinical wisdom and experience. This edition features new sections on brief group therapy, online therapy groups, ethnocultural diversity, trauma, managed care, and specialized and structured groups (addictions and groups for the medically ill), as well as updated references and new clinical vignettes drawn from the authors' recent practice."--Jacket
Love's executioner and other tales of psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
103 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 2,361 libraries worldwide
Ten tales, by Dr. Yalom, re-create breaking through a patient's uncertainty to the ultimate truth
When Nietzsche wept by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
177 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 1,451 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
Encounter groups: first facts by Morton A Lieberman( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
Existential psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
39 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,302 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
Staring at the sun : overcoming the terror of death by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
31 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,215 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
Lying on the couch : a novel by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
76 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 908 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 )
67 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Romanbiografi om den tyske filosof Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)
Momma and the meaning of life : tales of psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Irvin Yalom offers a collection of psychological case studies, which reveal the intricacies of the clients' psychological landscapes. He provides an insight into the human condition and our search for happiness, and explores the unique dynamic of the relationship between therapist and client
The Spinoza problem : a novel by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
42 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 727 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
Inpatient group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Every day gets a little closer : a twice told therapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
20 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 606 libraries worldwide
An experiment as related by a psychoanlytic therapist and his patient
Creatures of a day : and other tales of psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 468 libraries worldwide
"Yalom describes his patients' struggles-- as well as his own-- to come to terms with the two great challenges of existence: how to have a meaningful life, and how to reckon with its inevitable end"--Dust jacket flap
Treating adolescents ( 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 429 libraries worldwide
Alcolismo: terapie - Alcolismo: famiglia dell'alcolista - Alcolismo: servizi (strutture assistenziali) - Alcolismo: movimenti e gruppi contro l'alcolismo
Understanding group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( visu )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 424 libraries worldwide
In the first 4 programs, Dr. Yalom, professor of psychiatry at the Stanford University School of Medicine leads simulations (based on real sessions) of outpatient and of inpatient group therapy sessions. He offers commentary on the situations depicted and the techniques used. In the last program he discusses his existential perspective on group psychotherapy and other aspects of the therapeutic process and offers insights into the training of group therapists
The Yalom reader : selections from the work of a master therapist and storyteller by Irvin D Yalom( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 370 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
Treating eating disorders ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 364 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
Treating the elderly ( Book )
5 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
Treating women molested in childhood ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 340 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
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Alternative Names
I︠A︡lom, Irvin 1931-
Irvin D. Yalom Amerikaans schrijver
Irvin David Yalom
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. 1931-
Ίρβιν Γιάλομ
Ървин Ялом
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
ヤーロム, アーヴィン・D
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