shopping cart
nothing in cart
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
about us
upcoming events
Sep 23rd - Extension COURSE ONE - Lacan from the Beginnings [tps&i]
Sep 26th - Extension COURSE THREE - Discussing Netflix Series with Psychoanalysts [tps&i]
Sep 28th - Pathways beyond despair: Re-authoring lives of young people through narrative therapy [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Sep 30th - Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT): Level 1 [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Oct 1st - ISSTD Toronto 2021 - Changing Landscapes: Transforming the Way We Understand and Treat Complex Trauma [ISSTD]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Now open for browsing 12-6 Mon-Sat and 12-5 Sunday for three people at a time. Pickups still from 9 to 6, Monday to Saturday. Free shipping across Canada for orders over $100. Please read our Covid-19 statement here.
Join our mailing list! Click here to sign up.
The Therapeutic "Aha!": 10 Strategies for Getting Your Clients Unstuck
Courtney Armstrong, LPC, MHSP
Norton Professional Books / Hardcover / 2015-04-01 / 0393708403
price: $33.95 (may be subject to change)
288 pages
Not in Stock, usually ships in 3-6 business days

A concise guide to shaking things up in therapy.

All clinicians want to be effective and avoid burnout or boredom, particularly in the face of stalling therapy. Here, 10 practical, creative strategies are delivered—like invoking inspirational imagery and using humor, music, and movement—to help spark a client’s “emotional brain” and engage and advance the healing process.


Introduction: Creating Transformative Emotional Experiences

Part I: Awakening a Session

1. The Power of Emotion
2. Engaging the Emotional Brain
3. Enlivening The Therapeutic Alliance
4. Eliciting Exciting Goals

Part II: Healing Emotional Wounds

5. Locating the Root of an Emotional Pattern
6. Erasing the Negative Impact of Trauma

Part III: Activating Experiential Change

7. Invoking Inspirational Imagery
8. Conjuring Up Outrageous Stories
9. Summoning Quick Humor and Association Games
10. Rousing Rhythm, Music, and Movement
11. Mastering the Emotional Dance (Therapy as Lived Experience)

About the Author:

Courtney Armstrong, MEd, a licensed professional counselor, lives in Hixson, Tennessee.

Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2020

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail [email protected]
Hours: 9-6 Mon-Sat / 12-5 Sun (EST)

Click here to read previous issues.
Armstrong, Courtney
other lists
Norton Professional Books