This book identifies the core competencies shared by expert therapists and helps clinicians especially those providing brief dynamic/interpersonal therapy to develop and apply them in their own work. Rather than being a cookbook of particular techniques, the book richly describes therapists' mental processes and moment-to-moment actions as they engage in effective therapeutic inquiry and improvise to help patients achieve their goals. The author integrates the psychotherapy and cognitive science literatures to provide a unique understanding of therapist expertise. Featuring many illustrative examples, the book offers fresh insights into how learning and interpersonal skills can be enhanced for both therapist and client.Clinical Practice Beyond the Manual Jeffrey L. Binder. PrefacePreface. Preface. Books about psychodynamically oriented psychotherapies tend to focus on relatively broad and abstract intrapsychic forces, ... psychological and interpersonal events from a distance, without a detailed view of moment-to- moment transactionsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Key Competencies in Brief Dynamic Psychotherapy|
|Author||:||Jeffrey L. Binder|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2012-03-12|