Transactional Analysis Counselling in Action
- Ian Stewart - The Berne Institute, Nottingham
Counselling in Action series
Counselling Psychology | Transactional Analysis Counselling
Key features of this new edition include:
-a single extended case study running through the book
-'Key ideas' panels to summarize the main ideas in each section
-Detailed discussion of 'closing the escape hatches': TA's distinctive approach to resolving the issues of suicide, self-harm or violence
-Practice Checklists offering suggested questions readers can use to appraise their own work with clients at strategic points in the text
- Space for Reflection sections and Further Reading lists to conclude each chapter.
This bestselling textbook offers trainee and practising psychotherapists and counsellors a concise, hands-on exploration of current concepts and techniques in Transactional Analysis.
Ian Stewart is Co-Director of The Berne Institute, Nottingham. He is the author of Eric Berne (SAGE, 1992) and Developing Transactional Analysis Counselling (SAGE, 1996), and co-author of TA Today (2nd edn, Lifespace, 2012).
This book will be a valuable tool to understand Transactional Analysis Counselling, to have practical examples and ideas on how to implement TA as part of therapy. Suitable for training purposes at post graduate level and for psychologists and counsellors who would like to understand TA as a therapy strategy.
An excellent resource for our 2nd year diploma students. Highly recommend.
Excellent new edition of well-established text
Sample Materials & Chapters
Chapter One: Counselling with TA