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Existential Therapy: Distinctive Features

Existential Therapy: Distinctive Features

by Emmy Van Deurzen

  • Paperback £14.99

Existential Therapy: Distinctive Features offers an introduction to what is distinctive about this increasingly popular method. Written by two practicing existential psychotherapists, with many... (more)

Skills in Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy

Skills in Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy

by Emmy Van Deurzen, Martin Adams

  • Paperback £24.99

This is the definitive practical introduction to a skills-based approach in existential therapy. Accessible for those without a philosophical background, it describes the concrete and tangible... (more)

Heidegger and the Roots of Existential Therapy

Heidegger and the Roots of Existential Therapy

by Hans W. Cohn

  • Paperback £25.83 (RRP : £25.99 save £0.16)

Hans W. Cohn explores the role of Heidegger's thought in providing an alternative basis for psychotherapeutic practice to the dominant psychodynamic, humanistic and cognitive approaches. Cohn also... (more)

The Meaning of Anxiety

The Meaning of Anxiety

by Rollo May

  • Paperback £12.99

When this important work was originally published in 1950 - the first book on anxiety published in the US - it was hailed as a work ahead of its time. Still just as relevant and illuminating, The... (more)

The Discovery of Being

The Discovery of Being

by Rollo May

  • Paperback £10.99

Rollo May brings together the ideas of Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and other great thinkers to offer insight into the ideas and techniques of existential psychotherapy, of which he was a major force. He... (more)

Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy in Practice: Third Edition

Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy in Practice: Third Edition

by Emmy Van Deurzen

  • Paperback £28.99

Offering a concrete framework and practical methods for working from an existential perspective, the bestselling Existential Counselling and Psychotherapy is now in its third edition.

Central to... (more)

Tales of Unknowing: Therapeutic Encounters from an Existential Perspective

Tales of Unknowing: Therapeutic Encounters from an Existential Perspective

by Ernesto Spinelli

  • Paperback £18.00
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Presents the lives of eight individuals whose experiences illuminate a variety of dilemmas and anxieties that most of us encounter at different points of our lives. According to Spinelli (psychology,... (more)

Man's Search for Meaning

Man's Search for Meaning

by Viktor E. Frankl

  • Paperback £7.99

The classic tribute of hope from the Holocaust. Internationally renowned psychiatrist Viktor E. Frankl endured years of unspeakable horror in Nazi death camps. This led him to develop a revolutionary... (more)

Daseinsanalysis

Daseinsanalysis

by Alice Holzhey-Kunz

  • Paperback £24.99

Daseinsanalysis—the psychiatric and psychotherapeutic school of thought founded by Ludwig Binswanger and Medard Boss in the 1940s—had a huge impact on the development of existential therapies in the... (more)

Existential Therapy: 100 Key Points and Techniques

Existential Therapy: 100 Key Points and Techniques

by Susan Iacovou, Karen Weixel-Dixon

  • Paperback £19.95 (RRP : £19.99 save £0.04)

Less of an orientation and more a way of understanding the challenges of being human, existential therapy draws on rich and diverse philosophical traditions and ways of viewing the world.... (more)

The Divided Self: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness

The Divided Self: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness

by R.D. Laing

  • Paperback £10.99

First published in 1960, this watershed work aimed to make madness comprehensible, and in doing so revolutionized the way we perceive mental illness. Using case studies of patients he had worked... (more)

Existential Perspectives on Human Issues: A Handbook for Therapeutic Practice

Existential Perspectives on Human Issues: A Handbook for Therapeutic Practice

Edited by Emmy Van Deurzen, Claire Arnold-Baker

  • Paperback £31.99

Offers students, teachers and practitioners alike a definitive handbook for the practice of existential psychotherapy. For the first time leading figures from the existential field have been brought... (more)

R.D. Laing: Contemporary Perspectives

R.D. Laing: Contemporary Perspectives

Edited by Salman Raschid

  • Paperback £18.95

This unique volume aims to re-establish R. D. Laing's position, and reputation, as the major critic of orthodox, medically-based, psychiatry. Laing's complex personality enabled powerful figures in... (more)

Apprehending the Inaccessible: Freudian Psychoanalysis and Existential Phenomenology

Apprehending the Inaccessible: Freudian Psychoanalysis and Existential Phenomenology

by Richard Askay, Jensen Farquhar

  • Print £29.33 (RRP : £34.50 save £5.17)

Throughout history, philosophers have relentlessly pursued what may be called "inaccessible domains." This book explores how the traditions of existential phenomenology and Eastern philosophy, in... (more)

Working Across Modalities in the Arts Therapies: Creative Collaborations

Working Across Modalities in the Arts Therapies: Creative Collaborations

Edited by Tasha Colbert, Cornelia Bent

  • Paperback £27.19 (RRP : £31.99 save £4.80)

Working Across Modalities in the Arts Therapies: Creative Collaborations offers an in-depth insight into cross-modality and transdisciplinary practice in the arts therapies. Including contributions... (more)

Existential Therapies: Second Edition

Existential Therapies: Second Edition

by Mick Cooper

  • Paperback £26.99

What does it mean to practice therapy in an existential way? What are the different existential approaches? What are their strengths and limitations? Focusing on practical, face-to-face work with... (more)

Interpersonal Conflict: An Existential Psychotherapeutic and Practical Model

Interpersonal Conflict: An Existential Psychotherapeutic and Practical Model

by Karen Weixel-Dixon

  • Paperback £23.25 (RRP : £23.99 save £0.74)

Interpersonal Conflict provides a psychotherapeutic and philosophical understanding of the nature of interpersonal conflict. Arguing that facilitating conflict resolution has little to do with... (more)

Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling After Postmodernism: The Selected Works of Del Loewenthal

Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling After Postmodernism: The Selected Works of Del Loewenthal

by Del Loewenthal

  • Hardback £97.75 (RRP : £115.00 save £17.25)

Del Loewenthal's career has been wide-ranging, spanning existentialism, psychoanalysis, critical psychotherapy, humanism, postmodernism, phototherapy, cognitive behaviour therapy and childhood... (more)

The Death of Desire: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness: Second Edition

The Death of Desire: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness: Second Edition

by Michael Guy Thompson

  • Paperback £32.29 (RRP : £37.99 save £5.70)

A stunning exploration of the relation between desire and psychopathology, The Death of Desire is a unique synthesis of the work of Laing, Freud, Nietzsche, and Heidegger that renders their often... (more)

An Evolutionary Leap: Colin Wilson on Psychology

An Evolutionary Leap: Colin Wilson on Psychology

by Colin Stanley

  • Paperback £17.30 (RRP : £18.99 save £1.69)
  • eBook £14.71 (RRP : £18.99 save £4.28)
  • Paperback + eBook £19.30 (RRP : £33.70 save £14.40)

When the existential philosopher Colin Wilson died in December 2013, it was suggested by one perceptive obituary writer that, despite the seemingly diverse subject matter of his books, his true... (more)

Pragmatic Existential Counseling and Psychotherapy: Intimacy, Intuition, and the Search for Meaning

Pragmatic Existential Counseling and Psychotherapy: Intimacy, Intuition, and the Search for Meaning

by Jerrold Lee Shapiro

  • Paperback £33.14 (RRP : £38.99 save £5.85)

Turning existential therapy on its head, this exciting, all-new title approaches the theory from a positive, rather than the traditional deficit model. Authored by a leading figure in existential... (more)

Sexuality: Existential Perspectives

Sexuality: Existential Perspectives

Edited by Martin Milton

  • Paperback £24.99

Sexuality is a fascinating phenomenon. Familiar to us all, it pervades the personal, social and cultural areas of life; it also remains an elusive and confusing aspect of our existence. Within a... (more)

Testimony of Experience: Docta Ignorantia and the Philadelphia Association Communities

Testimony of Experience: Docta Ignorantia and the Philadelphia Association Communities

by Bruce Scott

  • Paperback £22.00

Today, there are few places left for people to escape our modern plight; the cognitive and neuroscientific imperialistic discourse of mental distress. Testimony of Experience is an attempt to... (more)

Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling: Contributions to a Pluralistic Practice

Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling: Contributions to a Pluralistic Practice

by Mick Cooper

  • Paperback £23.99

This book is for trainees and practitioners across the orientations who wish to incorporate an existential approach into their practice. Using a pluralistic perspective that recognises the diversity... (more)

Living Your Own Life: Existential Analysis in Action

Living Your Own Life: Existential Analysis in Action

Edited by Silvia Laengle, Christopher Wurm

  • Paperback £22.19 (RRP : £25.99 save £3.80)
  • eBook £18.86 (RRP : £25.99 save £7.13)
  • Paperback + eBook £24.19 (RRP : £44.85 save £20.66)

This multi-author anthology is a short introduction to the world of existential psychotherapy, and specifically Existential Analysis. It gives concrete answers and demonstrates a way to apply this... (more)

The Legacy of R. D. Laing: An Appraisal of His Contemporary Relevance

The Legacy of R. D. Laing: An Appraisal of His Contemporary Relevance

Edited by Michael Guy Thompson

  • Paperback £29.19 (RRP : £32.99 save £3.80)

The name R. D. Laing continues to be widely recognized by those in the psychotherapy community in the United States and Europe. Laing's books are a testament to his breadth of interests, including... (more)

R.D. Laing in the 21st Century: A Weekend Symposium With Those Who Knew Him: DVD

R.D. Laing in the 21st Century: A Weekend Symposium With Those Who Knew Him: DVD

  • DVD £50.99 (RRP : £59.99 save £9.00)

Addressing R.D. Laing’s legacy and contemporary relevance in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of his death, this is a four disk DVD set made during the Symposium at Wagner College, Staten... (more)

Practising Existential Therapy: The Relational World: Second Edition

Practising Existential Therapy: The Relational World: Second Edition

by Ernesto Spinelli

  • Paperback £26.99

Drawn from the author's experience as an internationally-recognised theorist, lecturer and practitioner, this practical book elucidates the notoriously difficult and distinctly different therapeutic... (more)

Existential Perspectives on Relationship Therapy

Existential Perspectives on Relationship Therapy

Edited by Emmy Van Deurzen, Susan Iacovou

  • Paperback £28.56 (RRP : £30.99 save £2.43)

Human beings live in constant battle with issues that are fundamental to their existence. Whether it is a fear of death or problems with intimacy, learning to live with these issues whilst loving... (more)

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