Books on therapeutic modalities

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Books on therapeutic modalities

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Books on therapeutic modalities, recommended by clinpsy members
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Gordon, P. (2008). The Hope of Therapy.

Ryle, A. & Kerr, I. (2002). Introducing Cognitive Analytic Therapy: Principles and Practice.

Leahy, R. (2003). Overcoming Resistance in Cognitive Therapy.

Malan, D. (1995). Individual Psychotherapy and the Science of Psychodynamics

Play therapy

Freeman, J. et al. (1997). Playful Approaches to Serious Problems: Narrative Therapy with Children and Their Families.

Cognitive behavioural therapy

Hawton, K. (1989). Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Psychiatric Problems: A Practical Guide.

Beck, J. (1995). Cognitive Therapy: Basics and Beyond.

Padesky, C. & Greenberger, D. (1995). Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel By Changing the Way You Think.

Persons, J. (1989). Cognitive Therapy in Practice: A Case Formulation Approach.

Bennett-Levy, J. et al. (2004). Oxford Guide to Behavioural Experiments in Cognitive Therapy (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy: Science & Practice).

Wells, A. (1997). Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders: A Practical Guide.

Stallard, P. (2002). Think Good Feel Good: A Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Workbook for Children and Young People.

Existential psychology

Van Deurzen, E. (1996). Everyday Mysteries: Existential Dimensions of Psychotherapy.

Cohn, H. (1997). Existential Thought and Therapeutic Practice: An Introduction to Existential Psychotherapy.

Frankl, V. (2004). Man's Search for Meaning.

Laing, R.D. (1990). The Divided Self: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness.

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