The Resource Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors, Philip Brownell

Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors, Philip Brownell

Label
Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors
Title
Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors
Statement of responsibility
Philip Brownell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume describes the most current gestalt approaches to treating substance abuse and other self-medicating behaviors by a leading practitioner and scholar in the field. It is based on the gestalt view of the self-medicating dynamic as one of pattern repetition and difficulty overcoming rigid patterns of response to sensory experience and life's routine demands. The book provides a practical model for helping clients with the gamut of self-medicating behaviors-substance and alcohol abuse, overeating, gambling, overworking, rage, and others-and describes a recovery program as a system creat
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.89143
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC564
LC item number
.B786 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Gestalt therapy for addictive and self-medicating behaviors, Philip Brownell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn786008133
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 195 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826106964
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35526063
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)786008133
  • pebcs082610696X

Library Locations

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