"Excellent summary of Rogers' life and work. A thoroughly up-to-date introduction to person-centred therapy." - Brian Thorne, Emeritus Professor of Counselling, University of East Anglia, and co-founder of the Norwich Centre
"The rational emotive behavior therapy chapter is quite clear and will be helpful to almost any reader." - Dr Albert Ellis, President, Albert Ellis Institute, New York City
Excellent, well-written, simple, accessible English - well suited to both the beginning student of counselling and psychotherapy and to the well seasoned practitioner. This well-structured accessible account of six approaches to counselling and therapy does exactly as it says on the 'tin'. It provides the reader/student/trainer with a concise, yet thorough account of these six approaches, including excellent biography of the originators, showing the student that the lives of the theorists are seen as important in understanding the development of their therapeutic approaches.
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A well balanced text which is accessible for students at the beginning of Counselling training. The range of approaches is suited to modern day contexts and examples highlighted key theoretical points.
This text book makes the theory accessible to everyone by using clear language and providing interesting, relevant explanations.
An exceptionally well written and structured text, presenting readers with clear and succinct information and insight into six differing models, as well as the possibilities for integration. A must have for students needing to understand a range of theories.
A clear overview of the six approaches to helps understanding and practice
A good introduction to key approaches - gives a clear overview in a very readable way.