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Jeffrey A. Kottler

Jeffrey A. Kottler is professor, Department of Counseling, California State University, Fullerton. He is the author or co-author of more than eighty books. He is also head of the Madhav Ghimire Foundation, which provides scholarships for at-risk girls in Nepal.

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Making Changes Last

Making Changes Last

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £21.99

Based on original research conducted by the author over the past 20 years, this book is an investigation of enduring change. Therapists, change agents and people who have either self-initiated... (more)

Bad Therapy: Master Therapists Share Their Worst Failures

Bad Therapy: Master Therapists Share Their Worst Failures

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £21.99

This volume offers a rare and revealing glimpse into the mindset and actions of some of the profession's most seasoned and well-known authors, theoreticians and leaders. Kottler and Carlson guide us... (more)

Compassionate Therapy - Working with Difficult Clients:

Compassionate Therapy - Working with Difficult Clients:

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Hardback £33.99

Clients who defy the textbooks challenge therapists to the limits of their abilities, as well as their patience. The author's "rules of engagement" summarize creative, caring and imaginative ways to... (more)

The Compleat Therapist

The Compleat Therapist

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Hardback £42.50

Explores the techniques and qualities therapists have in common and integrates effective healing practices into a single framework.... (more)

The Client Who Changed Me: Stories of Therapist Personal Transformation

The Client Who Changed Me: Stories of Therapist Personal Transformation

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £24.99

Although the impact that clients can have on therapists is well-known, most work on the subject consists of dire warnings: mental health professionals are taught early on to be on their guard for... (more)

Their Finest Hour: Master Therapists Share Their Great Success Stories

Their Finest Hour: Master Therapists Share Their Great Success Stories

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £16.99

Therapists on the cutting edge of their profession detail their most professionally rewarding cases and share what they learnt from them. These outstanding therapists define achievement in their... (more)

Creative Breakthroughs in Therapy: Tales of Transformation and Astonishment

Creative Breakthroughs in Therapy: Tales of Transformation and Astonishment

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £32.99

In Creative Breakthroughs in Therapy, well-known authors Kottler and Carlson have invited some of the world's most creative therapists and researchers to share stories that have resulted in... (more)

The Assassin and the Therapist: An Exploration of Truth in Psychotherapy and in Life

The Assassin and the Therapist: An Exploration of Truth in Psychotherapy and in Life

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £16.99

Many therapists have likely worked with a client who has caused the therapist to confront his most cherished beliefs, or has changed the therapist in ways that forever altered the way he performs... (more)

On Being a Therapist

On Being a Therapist

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £17.99

An updated revision of Jeffrey Kottler's classic book reveals the new realities and inner experiences of therapeutic practice today. For more than 25 years, On Being a Therapist has inspired... (more)

Introduction to Counseling: Voices from the Field: 7th Revised Edition

Introduction to Counseling: Voices from the Field: 7th Revised Edition

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, David S. Shepard

  • Paperback £57.00

This student-centered overview of the counseling profession exposes you to real challenges faced by experienced practitioners and gives you an unparalleled look at what your professional future may... (more)

Duped: Lies and Deception in Psychotherapy

Duped: Lies and Deception in Psychotherapy

Edited by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £20.99

In this book, Jeffrey Kottler and Jon Carlson turn their well-polished therapy microscopes onto the subjects of lying, falsehood, deceit, and the loss of trust in the counseling room. What do clients... (more)

Theories of Counseling and Therapy: An Experiential Approach: Second Edition

Theories of Counseling and Therapy: An Experiential Approach: Second Edition

by Marilyn J. Montgomery, Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £74.00

A core text for courses on Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy, this book represents an experiential approach to understanding and applying theory. It is written in a student friendly style that... (more)

The Therapist's Workbook: Self-Assessment Self-Care and Self-Improvement Exercises for Mental Health Professionals: Second Edition

The Therapist's Workbook: Self-Assessment Self-Care and Self-Improvement Exercises for Mental Health Professionals: Second Edition

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £26.99

Mental health professionals spend their days helping others, but who is there to help them when stress and burnout threaten their own well–being? Filled with self–assessments, journaling exercises,... (more)

Helping Beyond the 50 Minute Hour: Therapists Involved in Meaningful Social Action

Helping Beyond the 50 Minute Hour: Therapists Involved in Meaningful Social Action

Edited by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Matt Englar-Carlson

  • Paperback £31.99

Mental health professionals are held to a high standard of advocating for their clients and communities, and possess unique skills that can be used for good. Yet, many practitioners and academicians... (more)

The Mummy at the Dining Room Table: Eminent Therapists Reveal Their Most Unusual Cases

The Mummy at the Dining Room Table: Eminent Therapists Reveal Their Most Unusual Cases

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Hardback £14.99

"A wife pretends to hang herself in the basement so she can time how long it will be before her husband comes to rescue her. . . .a woman whose dead aunt was made into a mummy so the family could... (more)

Doing Better: Improving Clinical Skills and Professional Competence

Doing Better: Improving Clinical Skills and Professional Competence

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Paul W. Jones

  • Paperback £30.99

This volume is intended to help practicing therapists and counselors, as well as students of these professions, to explore more fully and systematically the processes of self-improvement in their... (more)

What You Never Learned in Graduate School: A Survival Guide for Therapists

What You Never Learned in Graduate School: A Survival Guide for Therapists

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Richard Hazler

  • Hardback £24.00

Therapists are struggling to adapt both to the changing landscape of their profession, and to the demands on their profssional and personal success. This book explores many issues which are rarely... (more)

Exploring and Treating Acquisitive Desire: Living in the Material World

Exploring and Treating Acquisitive Desire: Living in the Material World

by Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Paperback £29.99

This book demonstrates how what we own can control us - the terminal stage of the social disease of acquisitive desire for material things. Topics covered include: what acquisitive desire means in... (more)

On Being a Master Therapist: Practicing What You Preach

On Being a Master Therapist: Practicing What You Preach

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, Jon Carlson

  • Paperback £20.99

Learn from master therapists and bring your skills to the next level. Bringing a breath of fresh air to the therapy profession, this compelling and thoughtful resource urges readers to move from... (more)

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