Love And Death In Psychotherapy by Robert LangsLove And Death In Psychotherapy by Robert Langs

Love And Death In Psychotherapy

byRobert Langs

Paperback | June 23, 2006

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Feelings of love between patients and their therapists have been an endless source of confusion for those involved. An essential reading for all counselling and psychotherapy students and practitioners, this text offers fresh perspectives and advice on how best to deal with expressions of love and sexual desires in the course of therapy.
ROBERT LANGS, M.D., is Visiting Scholar at the School of Psychotherapy and Counselling, Regent's College, London, UK, and a practicing Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist in New York. He is the author of nearly 50 books for the profession and general public on dreams, psychotherapy, unconscious communication, a science of the mind, emotio...
Title:Love And Death In PsychotherapyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.43 inPublished:June 23, 2006Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1403936021

ISBN - 13:9781403936028


Table of Contents

Introduction.- Taking the Measure of Love.- The Strong and Weak Adaptive Approaches.- Patient-Love: The Literature.- Two Approaches to Patient-Love.- Therapist-love: The Literature.- Love is the Puppet, Death the Puppeteer.- Patients' Loving and Wishing to be Loved.- Love and the Psychotherapist.- The Search for True Love.