Campbell Purton

Campbell Purton

Campbell Purton is Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Counselling Studies at the University of East Anglia, where he directs the Postgraduate Diploma/MA in Focusing and Experiential Psychotherapy. He is also a counsellor at the University Counselling Service. He has been a lecturer in philosophy, a therapist in private practice, and a director of the UEA Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling. He has published many articles in the areas of counselling, philosophy and Buddhist studies, and is the author of Person-Centred Counselling: The Focusing-Oriented Approach (Palgrave, 2004) and The Focusing-Oriented Counselling Primer (PCCS Books, 2007).

Books by Campbell Purton

Spirituality and Counselling Experiential and theoretical perspectives

  • £21.00
This book arises from a rich and lively international conference on ‘The Spiritual Dimension in Therapy and Experiential Exploration’, which was held at the University of East Anglia. The varied chapters—including contributions from the keynote speakers: Brian Thorne, Rev Daishin Morgan and Richard Holloway—explore the conference theme in depth from many perspectives: experiential, philosophical,…

The Focusing-Oriented Counselling Primer

  • £11.00
The new Counselling Primer series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling Steps in Counselling series, is suitable for both beginners and higher level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will appreciate the incisive and authoritative writing with pointers for further…