It is reasonable to expect that registrars should be competent in supportive psychotherapy, CBT and trauma counselling and should have a theoretical understanding of psychodynamic
One renowned practitioner who calls for such an approach is Nancy McWilliams, whose books Psychoanalytic Diagnosis (McWilliams, 1994), Psychoanalytic Case Formulation (McWilliams, 1999), and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (McWilliams, 2004) are seminal texts in the modern psychodynamic
In fact, it usually produces results in 10 to 15 sessions, about half the time of psychodynamic
therapies, according to studies.
Therapeutic Relationships with Offenders: An Introduction to the Psychodynamics
of Forensic Mental Health Nursing Edited by Anne Aiyegbusi and Jennifer Clarke-Moore, Footprint Books, RRP 22.
therapy focuses on changing unconscious reactions to traumatic events.
Q Describe and evaluate the contributions of the psychodynamic
approach and the cognitive approach to society.
Klein PhD, Termination in Psychotherapy: A Psychodynamic
Model of Processes and Outcomes is an in-depth examination of clinical, theoretical, and empirical literature concerning termination of psychotheraputic practice--the point at which therapy winds down and the patient prepares for life after treatment.
The chapters are well written, and the book is logically organized and sequenced, providing background in psychodynamic
and object relations theory before moving into actual case descriptions.
Psychotherapy as Religion goes on to demonstrate how psychodynamic
psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy are all rooted in an American mythology that exalts "heroic individualism", placing responsibility squarely on the individual's shoulders and utterly ignoring contributing factors from society.
A consortium of psychoanalytic groups has published its own guide to the full spectrum of disorders after more than 2 years of preparation: It is titled the Psychodynamic
Diagnostic Manual (PDM).
Blending political analysis and psychodynamic
theory, Attack on Government redefines the question of "Why does government fail" as "Why do we want and need our government to fail?
There are people who grow up hearing that homosexuality is evil, and they're told there is some intrinsic connection between AIDS and being gay, which there isn't," says psychoanalyst Mark Blechner, author of Hope and Mortality: Psychodynamic
Approach to AIDS and HIV.
surveys are psychodynamic
, cognitive-behavioral, family therapy, and
He does not, however, articulate how a case manager's psychodynamic
understanding will translate into well medicated, and well mannered, consumers, who spend their money wisely.
Juliet Higdon, who has worked at the South Shields college for 25 years, wrote From Counselling Skills to Counsellor - A Psychodynamic
Approach to make the subject more accessible.