The Therapist's Toolbox is like taking several years of seminars and reading a book or two. It is a time-saving and cost effective manual full of tried-and-tune techniques for enhancing therapeutic intervention with clients, written by a discerning and seasoned practitioner.
Aimed at practice with individual adults and couples, this manual is a collection of nonsense, helpful techniques drawn from Susan E. Carrell's vast experience throughout her career. Each technique is complete and easy to implement in a single session. The author's jargon-free, down-to-earth writing style makes each technique easy to understand and effective to use. Carrell provides treatment objective and diagnostic aids to help the clinician meet requirements for treatment planning, as well extensive examples from her own practice.
Chapter 27: Necessary Journeys
Feminist psychologists and theologians have been exploring and investigating the issues particular to women's consciousness and spirituality for a number of years. Women owe a great deal to those who have done so much work to help us understand who we are and why we do what we do. However, it's a little frustrating to see that not more women are privy to these enlightening ideas and concepts.
Women have been so identified with a patriarchal culture and point of view that we have lost a powerful connection to the feminine. I see women every day who would think, feel, and behave in more healthy ways if they only had a different framework. As therapists, we have the opportunity to present some of ...