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Author Jacobs, Michael
Title Our Desire of Unrest : Thinking about Therapy
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis Group, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (268 pages)
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Series The United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy Series
The United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy Series
Note Cover -- Copy Right -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- ABOUT THE AUTHOR -- PREFACE -- CHAPTER ONE: Challenging the stereotype: the psychoanalytic therapist's use of self -- CHAPTER TWO: Our desire of unrest -- CHAPTER THREE: Naming and labelling -- CHAPTER FOUR: Optimism and pessimism -- CHAPTER FIVE: The therapist's revenge: the law of talion as a motive for caring -- CHAPTER SIX: Parallel process: confirmation and critique -- CHAPTER SEVEN: Seeing and being seen -- CHAPTER EIGHT: The significance of fame -- CHAPTER NINE: Have we lost fate? -- CHAPTER TEN: Amaturing professional approach -- REFERENCES
Knowledge is never static. It is always open to revolutionary thinking or to evolving development. Similarly an individual's knowledge is always moving, and indeed if the ability to think about ideas is lost, an important part of the individual is also lost. In this book, a collection of some of the papers and lectures written by Michael Jacobs over a period of thirty or more years, the author shows his own thinking at work, as he challenges himself to look deeper at some important aspects of his discipline - principally psychodynamic psychotherapy, although always with reference to other forms of discourse such as literature and theology. Here the reader will find the writer behind those popular texts such as The Presenting Past, Psychodynamic Counselling in Action and Shakespeare on the Couch
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Jacobs, Michael Our Desire of Unrest : Thinking about Therapy London : Taylor & Francis Group,c2009 9781855754898
Subject Psychodynamic psychotherapy.;Psychoanalytic counseling
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