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Brief Therapy

  • By: Andrea J. Miller, Joshua N. Hook & Everett L. Worthington
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

Brief therapy is a type of counseling that is time limited and present oriented. Brief therapy focuses on the client's presenting symptoms and current life circumstances, and it emphasizes the strengths and resources of the client. The therapist in brief therapy ...

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