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Personality and psychotherapy : treating the whole person

Author: Jefferson A Singer
Publisher: New York : Guilford Press, 2005.
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"The last quarter-century has seen tremendous advances in personality research, with important implications for understanding the kinds of emotional and interpersonal problems that people bring to therapy. Yet until now, the field has lacked a resource that connects major personality theories and empirically based assessment strategies to the needs and concerns of the practicing therapist. Blending scientific rigor  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jefferson A Singer
ISBN: 1593852118 9781593852115
OCLC Number: 59147665
Description: xi, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Domain 1: Traits --
Domain 2: Characteristic adaptations: personal strivings and defenses --
Domain 3. Narrative identity: life stories and self-defining memories --
Relational dynamics --
Foundations and principles of a person-based psychology and psychotherapy --
Case study of a person-based therapy.
Responsibility: Jefferson A. Singer.
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The author demonstrates how multidimensional assessment--within a strong therapeutic alliance--can be a guide to treating clients as multifaceted individuals rather than simply treating symptoms or  Read more...

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