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Skills in Gestalt Counselling  free pdf This practical guide to the Gestalt approach has successfully introduced thousands of trainee therapists to all the essential skills needed at each stage of Gestalt practice. Now in its third edition, each chapter has been updated with the latest relevant literature and research findings. In addition, there is: * Expanded content on working with more challenging client issues, * Integration of ideas from sensorimotor and EMDR psychotherapy, as well as some mindfulness techniques, * New material on depression and anxiety, and * Three brand new chapters on building resources and working with trauma. The authors offer practical guidance on issues such as setting up the therapeutic session, creating a working alliance, assessment and treatment direction, managing risk, making the most of supervision, adopting a research approach and managing difficult encounters. This is an ideal text for use on counselling and counselling skills courses, and provides a useful overview of how to understand and manage the whole process of therapy, especially those training in or practising Gestalt. Phil Joyce teaches at Metanoia Institute, London and a Gestalt practitioner and supervisor in private practice. Charlotte Sills is a practitioner and supervisor in private practice, tutor at Metanoia Institute and Ashridge College.

About Phil Joyce

Phil Joyce teaches at Metanoia Institute, London and a Gestalt practitioner and supervisor in private practice. Charlotte Sills MA, MSc (Psychotherapy) is a UKCP registered psychotherapist in private practice and a supervisor, trainer and consultant in a variety of settings. She is a BACP senior accredited supervisor, a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst and a Visiting Professor at Middlesex University. Charlotte has been working in the field of psychological therapies since 1979, at first as counsellor then manager of Hounslow SSD's Bereavement Project, then qualifying in psychotherapy in 1986. She has worked as tutor and supervisor on a range of training courses nationally and internationally. She was also, until 2007, part of the Leadership Team at Metanoia Institute, London, where she remains a member of the faculty. Another interest is in the interface between therapy and coaching and she works at Ashridge Business School, Herts where she is part of the tutor team of the Masters in Executive Coaching. Charlotte believes that all human systems - from friendships to organisations - are about people in relationship, and she sees Gestalt as an ideal approach for facilitating effective, vibrant and satisfying relationships. Charlotte has published widely in the field of counselling and psychotherapy, including An Introduction to Gestalt with Phil Lapworth and Billy Desmond (Sage 2012) and Contracts in Counselling and Psychotherapy (2nd edition 2006 Sage) and Coaching Relationships (edited with Erik de Haan 2012 Libri Press).

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Author : Phil Joyce
Publisher : SAGE Publications Ltd
Data Published : 17 February 2014
ISBN : 1446275876
EAN : 9781446275870
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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