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Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy

Langdridge, Darren (2012). Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy. London: Sage.

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This contemporary introduction provides a comprehensive survey of past and present existential ideas, philosophers & practice. Darren Langdridge makes existential therapy accessible through clear language, numerous case studies, chapter summaries, activities and further reading lists.

The three parts cover all the key areas taught on existential therapy courses, from the fundamental theory of - and key figures in - the approach, to its application in practice, using illustrative case studies. The final section develops contemporary cross-cutting issues in existential therapy, including the role of language/narrative, power and politics, and evaluation research.

Item Type: Book
Copyright Holders: 2012 Sage
ISBN: 1-84920-768-2, 978-1-84920-768-3
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology and Counselling > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology and Counselling
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 31895
Depositing User: Darren Langdridge
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2012 09:34
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:39
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