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Single Session Therapy: Maximizing the Effect of the First (and Often Only) Therapeutic Encounter Hardcover – Aug 16 1990

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  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Jossey-Bass; 1 edition (Aug. 16 1990)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1555422608
  • ISBN-13: 978-1555422608
  • Product Dimensions: 16 x 1.7 x 24.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 454 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #292,375 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Talmon's presentation of single-session therapy is convincing. His style is exceptionally clear and refreshingly free of jargon.... Should be read and pondered by all outpatient therapists, funding agencies, and organizers of psychotherapeutic outpatient services." --from the foreword by Jerome D. Frank, professor emeritus of psychiatry, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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Single-Session Therapy shows that many clients seeking therapeutic help attAnd for one session only--no matter what their therapist's orientation or approach. It demonstrates how therapists can turn this single encounter into a positive therapeutic experience.This book offers a realistic, practical approach to using a single therapeutic session to prompt substantial changes in patients' lives. The authors describes how to make the most of patients' innate ability to heal themselves.

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