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Get Ready, Get Set...: Prepare to Make Psychotherapy a Successful Experience for You (Hardback)
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Get Ready, Get Set...: Prepare to Make Psychotherapy a Successful Experience for You (Hardback)

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Hardback 198 Pages / Published: 17/08/1993
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This book is an extensive, instructive account of what psychotherapy is all about, how it works, and what the psychotherapist and patient need to do to make it all happen. It not only serves to promote the preparation and readiness essential to successful psychotherapy, but it is also a training guide for those preparing to become mental health providers. The author's insights have the potential to help thousands of people who seek solutions to a variety of disturbing or even debilitating problems. Highly instructive and written in a user-friendly style, his unique presentation not only prepares but encourages the reader to experience success in working toward a happier life. Contents: Brief Answers to Typical Questions about Psychotherapy; Necessary Ingredients for "Getting Yourself Together"; Seeking Professional Help: When? What? Who? Where?; Psychotherapy Using a "Whole"-istic Approach; Areas of "Whole"-istic Psychotherapy Needing Attention; Kinds and Degrees of Psychological Afflictions; Examples of Current Approaches to Doing Psychotherapy; Examples of Helpful Adjuncts to Psychotherapy; Which Psychotherapeutic Approach Is for Me? Degrees of Psychotherapist Participation; Psychological Stumbling Blocks and Reasonable Expectations; Preparation and Readiness for Terminating Psychotherapy; How to Continually Profit from Your Psychotherapeutic Experience; Closing Comments.

Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 9780819191908
Number of pages: 198
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 25 mm


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An excellent preparation for both consumers and purveyers of psychotherapy. Written with clarity and vision. -- Harold Greenwood, University of California, San Diego
A simple well-written book with a minimum of psycho-babble that should prove highly informative to anyone considering psychotherapy. -- Richard C. Robertiello, M.D., Chairman, Board of Trustees at the Long Island Institute for Mental Health and Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Assn.
Dr. Saxton is to be commended. [This book] is a very helpful guide for those seeking psychotherapy. Its clear, direct and practical elucidation of how to benefit from mental health treatment makes it a highly useful book. -- Simon H. Budman, President, Innovative Training Systems
Dr. Saxton is to be commended. [This book] is a very helpful guide for those seeking psychotherapy. Its clear, direct and practical elucidation of how to benefit from mental health treatment makes it a highly useful book. -- Simon H. Budman, President, Innovative Training Systems
An excellent preparation for both consumers and purveyers of psychotherapy. Written with clarity and vision. -- Harold Greenwood, University of California, San Diego
A simple well-written book with a minimum of psycho-babble that should prove highly informative to anyone considering psychotherapy. -- Richard C. Robertiello, M.D., Chairman, Board of Trustees at the Long Island Institute for Mental Health and Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Assn.

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