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A Safe Place

Laying the Groundwork of Psychotherapy

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$26.00 • £20.95 • €23.50

ISBN 9780674000865

Publication Date: 03/01/1996

Academic Trade

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


  • I. Making a Safe Place
    • 1. My Doctor
    • 2. Freud’s Invention
    • 3. Words as Deeds
  • II. Reinventing the Interview
    • 4. Talking to a Stranger
    • 5. Reliable Findings
  • III. Dangerous Places
    • 6. Anatomy of a Suicide
    • 7. Schizophrenia
    • 8. Psychopathy
  • IV. Today and Tomorrow
    • 9. Sullivan and the Heart
    • 10. The Future of Healing
  • Notes
  • Index

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