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Client-Centered Therapy: Its current practice, implications and theory
Rogers, Carl R.
A presentation of nondirective and related points of view in counselling and therapy.
Client Rights in Psychotherapy and Counselling
A 48 page handbook of client rights and therapist responsibility. It has been developed by the Client Rights Project, a Toronto based non-profit community coalition between Feminist Advocates for Coun...
Gestalt Therapy: Excitement and Growth in the Human Personality
Perls, Frederick; Hefferline, Ralph E. Goodman, Paul
The authors believe that the Gestalt outlook is the original, undistorted, natural approach to life, to thinking, acting and feeling.
Going Crazy: The Radical Therapy of R.D. Laing and Others
Ruitenbeck, Nendrick M. (ed.)
Love, Therapy And Politics
Wyckoff, Hogie (Editor)
This ia a collection of articles compiled from the first year of "Issues in Radical Therapy." It includes political perspectives on therapy, group dynamics, male/female sex roles, and other concerns r...
Manifesto for the Green Mind: Jules Pretty sets out a plan to engage people with Nature and create more sustainable and enjoyable living for everyone.
Jules Pretty sets out a plan to engage people with Nature and create more sustainable and enjoyable living for everyone. The first call to action is: "Every child outdoors every day".
Nature Heals: The Psychological Essays of Paul Goodman
Goodman, Paul; ed. by Taylor Stoehr
Adolescent sexuality, the nature of aggression, ethics, Freud, the psychology of artists, Reich, homosexuality -- large, important, and controversial issues like these fascinated Paul Goodman, and in ...
The Radical Therapist: Therapy means change not adjustment
Radical Therapist Collective - Agel, Jerome (ed.)
The contributors to this anthology proceed from the premise that therapy should be a means of liberation rather than a tool of social control.
Like the witch-hunt trials of old, people today are being accused and even imprisoned on 'evidence' provided by memories from dreams and flashbacks -- memories that didn't exist before therapy.
Snake Oil Science: The Truth about Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Bausell, R. Barker
Illustrates how the placebo effect conspires to make medical therapies appear to be effective - not just to consumers, but to therapists and poorly trained scientists as well. Explores this phenomeno...
Solving Women's Problems (Through Awareness, Action, And Contact)
The lowdown on radical therapy principles and practice, positive personal change that empowers individuals to work effectively for social change. Describes the philosophy, theory and practical applica...
Connexions Directory of Groups & Websites
Featuring the writings of Joel Kovel on social justice, ecology, Zionism and other topics.
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) is a type of therapy that involves an animal with specific characteristics becoming a fundamental part of a person's treatment.
Can We Really Tap Our Problems Away?
Thought Field Therapy is marked as an extraordinarily fast and effective body-tapping treatment
Gaudiano, Brandon; Herbert, James
Thought Field Therapy is marketed as an extraordinarily fast and effective body-tapping treatment for a number of psychological problems. However, it lacks even basic empirical support and exhibits ma...
Conspiracy Theories and Paranoia: Note from a Mind-Control Conference
The debate over "recovered" and "false" memories continues to be one of the most contentious issues in the field of psychology today. The debate is extremely polarized with very little amicable commun...
Internet Mental Health
A free encyclopedia of mental health information created by a Canadian psychiatrist, Dr. Phillip Long.
On Becoming a Counselor
A Basic Guide for Nonprofessional Counselors and Other Helpers
Kennedy, Eugene; Charles, Sara C.
A resource for those who, without extensive psychological training, must deal with troubled individuals.
A Safe Place
Laying the Groundwork of Psychotherapy
Hawkin examines the practice of psychotherapy and psychiatry and asks what allows psychological healing to take place.
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A therapy dog is a dog trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, with people with learning difficulties and stressful situations such a...