A Psychotherapy of Love: Psychosynthesis in Practice by John Firman,Ann Gila PDF

By John Firman,Ann Gila

ISBN-10: 1438430906

ISBN-13: 9781438430904

ISBN-10: 1438430914

ISBN-13: 9781438430911

Illuminates the function of empathetic love in psychotherapy.

This ebook indicates what psychosynthesis appears like within the empirical perform of psychotherapy. initially conceived via Italian psychiatrist Robert Assagioli, psychosynthesis is without doubt one of the first Western psychologies that addresses either religious and mental therapeutic and development via self-realization. In influence, it deals an method of psychotherapy based in altruistic love, and the nurturing that helps the innate force inside humans to include and actualize the full of who they're. Authors John Firman and Ann Gila comprise experientially dependent types and conception, case reports from either the customer and therapist views, and a call for participation for either the pro and the layperson to the self-reflection, internal paintings, and dedication essential to love and paintings at this intensity. After an summary of the basics of psychosynthesis concept, the authors discover how a therapist's personal embody of those rules can foster an altruistic, empathetic love that helps and improves therapist-client rapport and progress.

John Firman (1945–2008) was once a psychotherapist in deepest perform in Palo Alto, California, and an affiliate center school member on the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology.

Ann Gila is a psychotherapist in deepest perform in Palo Alto and an affiliate middle college member on the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology. Their books contain Psychosynthesis: A Psychology of the Spirit and The Primal Wound: A Transpersonal View of Trauma, dependancy, and progress, either additionally released via SUNY Press.

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