Books

Wild Therapy: Undomesticating inner and outer worlds

Wild Therapy: Undomesticating inner and outer worlds

ISBN 978 1 906254 36 0 (2011)

Therapy is by nature wild; but a lot of it at the moment is rather tame. This book tries to shift the balance back towards wildness, by connecting therapy with ecological thinking, seeing each species, each being, and each person inherently and profoundly linked to each other. Therapists have always…
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…