Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy
Sophia Vinogradov, M.D., and Irvin Yalom, M.D.
- 172 Pages
- Editorial Reviews
- ISBN 978-0-88048-327-8
- Item #8327
This guide examines the unique therapeutic value of group psychotherapy. Written for the clinician in need of concise, clinically relevant information, this book discusses how the patient-patient and the patient-therapist interactions in a group setting can affect changes in maladaptive behavior.
Introduction to Concise Guides. What is group psychotherapy? What makes group psychotherapy work? Building the foundations for a psychotherapy group? Creating a psychotherapy group. Resolving common problems in group psychotherapy. Techniques of the group psychotherapist. Inpatient groups. Outpatient groups. Conclusion. Index.
This paperback book is an excellent primer for therapists.—International Journal of Group Psychotherapy