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The dialogical self in psychotherapy

Author: H J M Hermans; Giancarlo Dimaggio
Publisher: Hove, East Sussex ; New York : Brunner-Routledge, 2004.
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"The basic assumption of the 'dialogical self' is that there is no centralized 'headquarters' in the mind, but that the self is made up of a number of different 'characters'. Interpersonal relationships, from infancy onwards, become internalized - these internalized relationships then influence relationships during life. The Dialogical Self in Psychotherapy explores this concept." "The Dialogical Self in  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H J M Hermans; Giancarlo Dimaggio
ISBN: 1583918558 9781583918555
OCLC Number: 54858092
Description: xvi, 276 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1. General theory --
The Dialogical Self : Between Exchange and Power / Hubert J.M. Hermans --
Some considerations about the development of the dialogical self / Marie-Cecile Bertau --
Toward a Neuropsychological Model of Internal Dialogue : Implications for Theory and Clinical Practice / Marc D. Lewis and Rebecca Todd --
Encountering self-otherness : "I-I" and "I-Me" modes of self-relating / Mick Cooper --
Part 2. Theory and Clinical practice --
Self-multiplicity and Narrative Expression in Psychotherapy / Lynne Angus and John John McLeod --
Encounters Between Internal Voices Generate Emotion : An Elaboration of the Assimilation Model / William B. Stiles [and others] --
From discord to dialogue : Internal voices and the reorganization of the self in Process-Experiential therapy / William J. Whelton and Leslie S. Greenberg --
The dialogical construction and reconstruction of a personal position repertoire / Hubert Hermans & Els Hermans-Jansen --
Standing in the spaces : The multiplicity of self and the psychoanalytic relationship / Philip Bromberg --
The psychodramatic "Social Atom Method" with children : A developing dialogical self in dialectic action / Leni M.F. Verhofstadt-Deneve [and others] --
Part 3. Reconstructing dialogical processes in severely affected patients --
Performing the Self : Therapeutic Enactment and the Narrative Integration of Traumatic Loss / Robert A. Neimeyer and Marla J. Arvay --
Strategies for the treatment of dialogical dysfunctions / Giancarlo Dimaggio, Giampaolo Salvatore and Dario Catania --
Dialogical Transformation in the Psychotherapy of Schizophrenia / Paul H. Lysaker and John T. Lysaker --
A dialogical approach to patients with severe personality disorders / Antonio Semerari [and others] --
Part 4. Methodological Issues in the psychotherapeutic process --
Hearing Voices : Methodological Issues in Measuring Internal Multiplicity / Katerine Osatuke [and others] --
Dialogical Sequence Analysis / Mikael Leiman.
Responsibility: edited by Hubert J.M. Hermans and Giancarlo Dimaggio.
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This book gathers together psychotherapists from divergent origins to show why they think the concepts of dialogue and intersubjectivity need to be incorporated into the therapeutic process and to  Read more...


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