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Humor and wellness in clinical intervention

Author: William F Fry; Waleed A Salameh
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001.
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This volume presents a theory for using humour in psychotherapy, counselling and clinical intervention. Each chapter demonstrates how humour can play a vital role in the promotion of wellness in  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William F Fry; Waleed A Salameh
ISBN: 0275961559 9780275961558
OCLC Number: 757505441
Description: xviii, 257 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface by William F. Fry, Jr. Introduction by Waleed A. Salameh The Use of Humor in Psychotherapy by Harvey Mindess Humor in Treating the Mentally Ill by Karyn Buxman An Emotional Skills Self-Improvement System for Personal Growth and Its Facilitative Absorption through Humor by Waleed A. Salameh The Importance of Humor in the Psychotherapy of Children and Adolescents by William Bernet Humor in Career Counseling by Ofra Nevo Comedy, Tragedy, and Empathy by Sue Chance Humor and the 12-Step Recovery Process by Stephanie Brown Survivor Humor: The Role of Humor in Coping with Disasters by Sandra E. Ritz Humor, Biology, and Psychotherapy by William F. Fry "Funny ... you don't sound like a supervisor!" The Use of Humor in Psychotherapy Supervision by Ed Dunkelblau, Barrett McRay, Mat McFadden Research and Clinical Humor and Psychotherapy (1993-1998) Bibliography
Responsibility: edited by Waleed A. Salameh and William F. Fry, Jr.


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