Group counseling and psychotherapy has a vibrant and complex history that is not always known to those persons who conduct and study groups. Yet gaining an understanding of the historical challenges and contributions made by devoted group facilitators, researchers, and teachers provides us with a great opportunity to assess where we are currently. Thankfully, the study and practice of group counseling and psychotherapy has made huge strides in what we know. It now provides us with confidence based on empirical data that groups are effective and, thus, rapidly becoming more respected and widely practiced in the field. We owe much credit ...
Current and Historical Perspectives on the Field of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy
Current and historical perspectives on the field of group counseling and psychotherapy