This booklet presents an in-depth advent to existential psychotherapy. providing a philosophical substitute to other kinds of mental remedy, it emphasises the issues of residing and the human dilemmas which are usually ignored by means of practitioners who specialize in own psychopathology.
Emmy van Deurzen defines the philosophical principles that underpin existential psychotherapy, summarising the contributions made via Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger and Sartre between others. She proposes a systemic and sensible approach to existential psychotherapy, illustrated with unique case fabric. This increased and up to date moment variation comprises new chapters at the contributions of Max Scheler, Albert Camus, Gabriel Marcel and Emmanuel Levinas, in addition to on feminist individuals equivalent to Simone de Beauvoir and Hannah Arendt. additionally a brand new prolonged case dialogue illustrates the technique in practice.
Everyday Mysteries bargains a clean point of view for a person education in psychotherapy, counselling, psychology or psychiatry. these already verified in perform will locate this a stimulating resource of rules approximately daily life and the mysteries of human adventure, in order to throw new gentle on previous issues.