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Author Brownell, Philip (Clinical psychologist)
Title Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors / Philip Brownell.
Published New York : Springer, c2012.
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 Floor4  RC564 .B786 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xv, 195 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Need to change -- Nature of addiction and self-medicating behaviors -- Just how fixed can one get? The nature of recovery -- Will to change -- Approach to treatment -- Nature of individual experience -- Importance of relationships -- Sense of the situation -- Willingness to experiment -- Program for changing one's life -- One's world -- Role of discipline in a person's world -- Your client's body: the physical horizon -- Client's thought life: the cognitive horizon -- Client's emotions: the affective horizon -- Client's relationships: the relational horizon -- Client's ultimate beliefs: the spiritual horizon -- Paradoxical change in recovery -- Living in the present -- Working one's own program -- Trusting in the process -- Submitting to community.
Subject Substance abuse -- Treatment.
Gestalt therapy.
ISBN 0826106951
9780826106964 (e-book)
082610696X (e-book)
OCLC number 775506917