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Title:
Therapy with troubled teenagers : rewriting young lives in progress
Author:
Bertolino, Bob, 1965-
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Publication Information:
New York : Wiley, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xxi, 234 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780471249962
Format :
Book

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Central Library RJ506.P63 B475 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Solution-oriented therapy focuses on eliciting, evoking, and highlighting the strengths of clients, as opposed to their pathology and deficits. Here, Robert Bertolino explains his great success in applying this model to the treatment of adolescents. He describes how to work with these young clients to help empower them to change their life scripts.


Table of Contents

Traversing the Territory: Foundations of a Possibility Therapy Approach
What Walt Disney Knew: Envisioning the Seemingly Impossible as Possible
The Lost Worldview: Evoking New Possibilities in the Realm of Viewing
One Thing Leads to Another (Except When it Doesn't): Evoking New Possibilities in the Realms of Action and Context
Paving New Roads of Possibility: A Collage of Constructive Conversations
The World Where You Live: Rewriting Youth Stories in Future Sessions and Beyond
Encompassing Angles with Circles: Conversations for Accountability and Change
From End to Beginning: The Case of Richard
A Return to Yourself: Therapy That Makes a Difference
References
Index

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