Mick Cooper, Maureen O'Hara, Peter F. Schmid, Arthur C. Bohart
HANDBOOK OF PERSON-CENTRED PSYCHOTHERAPY AND COUNSELLING.
Houndsmill, Basingstoke, U.K. (Palgrave Macmillan) 2013
xvii + 524 pages, 15,6 x 23,4cm,
Paperback, ISBN 978-0-230-28049-6, 33,99 £ / 39.90 EUR
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INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK for the
state of the art of pct
Already the standard reference work of its
type, this new edition offers significant new material and
the second edition directly addresses the challenges currently facing
Building on the success of the first edition, this substantially revised and extended new edition is set to remain the most in-depth and wide-ranging book available on person-centred psychotherapy and counselling.
The book is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest trends in theory and practice:
It extends its coverage of professional settings and applications, including brand new chapters on children, older people, arts-based therapies, addiction and bereavement.
It engages systematically with urgent
contemporary issues, such as evidence-based practice, political and
medical discourses, and theoretical integration.
Contents, sample chapter and index
Barrett-Lennard, Godfrey T. Behr, Michael Bohart, Arthur C. (4) Bozarth, Jerold Cain, David J. Carrick, Lorna Cooper, Mick (4) Cornelius-White, Jeffrey Elliott, Robert Fleck, Dorothy T. Fleck, J. Roland Freire, Elizabeth S. Geller, Shari Gillon, Ewan Hirai, Tatsuya Johns, Martha B. Joseph, Stephen Keys, Suzanne Lago, Colin Lambers, Elke Larson. Dale G. McGinnis, Susan Nuding, Dagmar O'Hara, Maureen (4) O'Leary, Charles J. Proctor, Gillian Prouty, Garry Rogers, Carl R. Rogers, Natalie Sanders, Pete Schmid, Peter F. (4) Takens, Roelf J. van Kalmthout, Martin Van Werde, Dion von Humboldt, Sofia Warner, Margaret S. Washburn, Elison Wyatt, Gill Worsley, Richard
Preface; M.Cooper, M.O'Hara, P.F.Schmid & A.Bohart
Person-Centred Therapy Today and Tomorrow: Vision, Challenge and Growth; M.Cooper, M.O'Hara, P.Schmid & A.Bohart
The Basic Conditions of the Facilitative Therapeutic Relationship; C.Rogers
PART ONE: THEORETICAL, HISTORICAL & PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS
Origins and Evolution of the Person-Centred Innovation in Carl Rogers' Lifetime; G.T.Barrett-Lennard
The 'Family' of Person-Centred and Experiential Therapies; P.Sanders
The Anthropological, Relational and Ethical Foundations of Person-Centred Therapy; P.F.Schmid
The Actualizing Person; A.Bohart
Experiential and Phenomenological Foundations; M.Cooper & A.Bohart
Developmental and Personality Theory; M.Cooper
A Person-Centred Perspective on Spirituality; M.van Kalmthout
PART TWO: THERAPEUTIC PRACTICE
Psychological Contact; G. Wyatt
Unconditional Positive Regard; J.D.Bozarth
Therapeutic Presence; S.Geller
Working with Groups; P.F.Schmid & M.O'Hara
Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy: Connecting Body, Mind, and Spirit; N.Rogers
Integration in Person-Centred Psychotherapies; D.Cain
PART THREE: SETTINGS AND CLIENT GROUPS
Person-Centered Psychotherapy and Counselling with Children and Young People;
M.Behr, D.Nuding & S.McGinnis
Couples and Families; C.J.O'Leary & M.B.Johns
Older Adults; A.Washburn & S. von Humboldt
Grief and Bereavement; D.Larson
Clients with Contact-Impaired Functioning: Pre-Therapy; D.Van Werde & G.Prouty
Difficult Client Process; M. S. Warner
Working with Traumatized Clients and Clients in Crisis; L. Carrick & S. Joseph
A Person-Centred Approach to Addiction Treatment; J.Roland Fleck
PART FOUR: PROFESSIONAL ISSUES
Setting up Practice and the Therapeutic Framework; R.Worsley
Assessment and Formulation; E.Gillon
Ethics in Practice in Person-Centred Therapy; G.Proctor & S.Keys
Counselling Across Difference and Diversity; C.Lago & T.Hirai
Person-Centred Approaches as Cultural Leadership; M.O'Hara
MICK COOPER, Ph.D., is a Professor of Counselling at the
University of Strathclyde, UK.
MAUREEN O'HARA Ph.D. is Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychology at National University in La Jolla, California, USA.
PETER F. SCHMID Univ.Doz. HSProf. Mag. Dr., is Chair of the Person-Centred Department at the Sigmund Freud University, Vienna and works at the University of Graz and the Institute for Person-Centered Studies in Vienna, Austria.
ARTHUR C. BOHART is Emeritus Professor at California State University, Dominguez Hills, USA.