Challenging Populations

Emerging Developments in Pre-Therapy: A Pre-Therapy reader

Emerging Developments in Pre-Therapy: A Pre-Therapy reader

ISBN 978 1 906254 09 4 (2008)

This is a print-on-demand title. Your book will be delivered within 7 working days. From the Preface, Garry Prouty writes:  'In developing this book with my colleagues, I have come to realize that Pre-Therapy is not only a theory and technique of psychotherapy, but also as a method of understanding…
The Client-Centred Therapist in Psychiatric Contexts: A therapists’ guide to the psychiatric…

The Client-Centred Therapist in Psychiatric Contexts: A therapists' guide to the psychiatric landscape and its inhabitants

ISBN 978 1 898059 55 4 (2003)

Why do not more client-centred therapists work in psychiatric settings? Whatever the answer, this book is a solid attempt to pave the way for a greater involvement. Lisbeth Sommerbeck brings over 25 years' experience of working as a client-centred therapist in psychiatric contexts to her explanation of the psychiatric system and…
Being Old is Different: Person-centred care for old people

Being Old is Different: Person-centred care for old people

ISBN 978 1 898059 99 8 (2008)

Given the current disquiet about the standards of care for our elderly citizens this is a very timely contribution to the debate. Marlis Pörtner’s book is not about specific nursing or therapy methods but about fundamental principles, which are vital in many areas of care. The…