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  • 101 Healing Stories for Kids and Teens

    101 Healing Stories for Kids and Teens

    by George W Burns

    101 Healing Stories for Kids and Teens provides straightforward advice on using storytelling and metaphors in a variety of therapeutic settings. Ideal for all who work with young people, this unique resource can be combined with other inventive and evidence-based techniques such as play, art, music, and drama therapies as well as solution focused, hypnotic, and cognitive-behavioural approaches. Offering guidance for new clinicians and seasoned professionals, George Burns’ latest work delivers a unique combination–information on incorporating storytelling in therapy, dozens of ready-made stories, and tips for creating original therapeutic stories. *Innovative chapters...

  • 101 Healing Stories, Using Metaphors in Therapy

    101 Healing Stories, Using Metaphors in Therapy

    by George W Burns

    Using folktales and other metaphoric stories can aid the healing process Just as stories have the power to enrich our lives, shape the way we perceive and interact with the world, and reveal the wonders of the human spirit, so too can they play an important and potent role in therapy-helping people develop the skills to cope with and survive a myriad of life situations. 101 Healing Stories celebrates the rewards of using parables, fables, and metaphors in therapy as a nonthreatening means to help clients discuss problems and consider...

  • A Brief Guide to Brief Therapy

    A Brief Guide to Brief Therapy

    by Brian Cade

    This engaging book offers an overview of the history and theory of brief therapy from its beginnings in the research of Gregory Bateson through the seminal therapy of Milton Erickson and John Weakland to contemporary theorists and practitioners such as Steve de Shazer. Beyond this comprehensive history, the authors also give us a carefully drawn map of practice in this fast-changing field, useful for both novices and seasoned professionals. The authors concentrate on ways of working with clients that are common to all brief therapies, including framing, pattern, paradoxical, metaphorical,...

  • A Community of Ideas: Behind the Scenes

    A Community of Ideas: Behind the Scenes

    by Cheryl White & David Denboroug

    From the back cover: 'The last twenty years has seen the creation of a 'community of ideas' linked to narrative therapy and community work. We conceptualise our work at Dulwich Centre Publications as occurring within this 'community.' This book describes ways of linking practitioners and sharing ideas through the written word; ways of hosting conferences as community events; and ways of organising training courses for therapists that are congruent with narrative ideas. Most significantly, it contains stories of adventures from 'behind the scenes'! This book will be relevant to anyone...

  • A Counselor’s Introduction to Neuroscience

    A Counselor’s Introduction to Neuroscience

    by Bill McHenry

    A Counselor’s Introduction to Neuroscience is a guidebook to neurobiology that is customized for counselors’ unique goals and requirements. Drawing on years of experience, not only in the lab, but in the counselor’s chair, the authors unravel the complexities of neuroscience and present an easily understood volume that is an essential companion for any counselor who wishes to expand his or her understanding of the human brain, how it works, and how it creates our identities. *Contents:* Preface Acknowledgements About the Authors List of Contributors Guide to Neurocounseling Language. 1....

  • A Guide to Inclusive Therapy: 26 Methods of Respectful Resistance-Dissolving Therapy

    A Guide to Inclusive Therapy: 26 Methods of Respectful Resistance-Dissolving Therapy

    by Bill O'Hanlon

    A Guide to Inclusive Therapy offers bite-sized morsels of theory and generous opportunities for practising inclusivity in conversations with clients. This little book will help you move from exhaustion and frustration with your clients to  a whole-hearted embracing of their complex lives.  Inclusive Therapy moves practice forward from focusing on problems rather than solutions. O'Hanlon introduces the three main concepts of inclusive therapy: Permission, Inclusion of opposites, Inclusion of exceptions. Each of the 26 featured methods is immediately applicable to your own practice. *Bill O'Hanlon *is a dynamic, inspirational professional speaker...

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