Clinical Manual of Supportive Psychotherapy
Publisher: Amer Psychiatric Pub Inc
ISBN 10: 0880484039
ISBN 13: 978-0880484039
This is comprehensive guide to the specific modality of supportive psychotherapy by three experienced clinicians. It documents the wide applicability of supportive psychotherapy, beyond its usual confines of patients in crisis or with chronic mental or physical illness. It presents in a clear and concise fashion the background and techniques of supportive psychotherapy, and illustrates this information with useful case examples. The authors also present the various modifications that must be made to meet individual needs.