shopping cart
nothing in cart
 
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
home
about us
upcoming events
Oct 17th - Stoicon 2020 Online [Modern Stoicism]
Oct 19th - 67th annual meeting of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA [AACAP]
Nov 1st - Providing Virtual EMDR – Revised 6-Hour Training [Leading Edge Seminars]
Nov 3rd - Occupation and Trauma: Expanding occupational therapy practice [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Dec 3rd - Collaborative and Proactive Solutions at School: Moving from power and control to collaboration and problem solving [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Now open for browsing, Monday-Saturday, 11AM-4PM! Still free shipping across Canada for orders over $50. Please read our Covid-19 statement here.
Join our mailing list! Click here to sign up.
Counselling for Obesity: Person-Centred Dialogues | Living Therapy Series
Bryant-Jefferies, Richard
CRC Press / Radcliffe Publishing / Softcover / 2005-06-01 / 1857757289
Eating Disorders / Person-Centered and Experiential Therapy & Counsel
reg price: $57.95 our price: $ 52.16 (may be subject to change)
96 pages
Not in Stock, usually ships in 3-6 business days

In The United Kingdom over 30,000 deaths a year are caused by obesity. Counsellors, trainees and other healthcare and social care professionals need to understand and experience the diverse and challenging aspects of this rapidly developing issue. By including fictitious supervision as well as counselling sessions, Counselling for Obesity further aids professional development and gives a unique, person-centred insight into a client’s potential needs.

Reviews

"Fascinating. Exceptional. Accurate. Unique. I am convinced that many professionals, and not only therapists, will find this book an invaluable resource for helping them to look beneath the surface of the symptoms of obesity and focus more on the contributing psychological factors. Only then can we say we will do our clients justice."

— Kath Sharman, in the Foreword

Table of Contents

Introduction. The person-centred approach. Assessment and diagnosis. Supervision. Change from a person-centred perspective. Cycle of change model. Controlling what is eaten. Further person-centred perspectives. Forming a therapeutic relationship. Anger, acceptance and planning change. Disclosures from the past. Sadness, and a hole full of emptiness explored. A review, looking forward and acknowledging responsibility. Supervision - exploring what person-centred means inside and out of counselling. Holiday preparation and an ' eating dream' explored. Reflections. The client connects with her feelings but is unable to voice them. A painful and distressing disclosure. Ideas for changes begin to take shape. Supervision - non-directiveness and attitudes towards obesity. Progress is reviewed; the client feels pressurized. The past fights back and clarity emerges. Exploring reactions to a date and a relationship. Reflections. One further thought. Roger's seven stages of constructive personality change.


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 / Closed Sunday (EST)

search
Click here to read previous issues.
authors
Bryant-Jefferies, Richard
other lists
Counseling
Eating Disorders
Living Therapy Series
Person-Centered and Experiential Therapy & Counsel
Radcliffe Publishing
Taylor and Francis