By George W. Burns

ISBN-10: 0471395897

ISBN-13: 9780471395898

utilizing folktales and different metaphoric tales can reduction the therapeutic process

simply as tales have the facility to counterpoint our lives, form the way in which we understand and have interaction with the realm, and demonstrate the wonders of the human spirit, so can also they play a huge and powerful function in therapy-helping humans improve the abilities to deal with and continue to exist a myriad of lifestyles events. a hundred and one therapeutic tales celebrates the rewards of utilizing parables, fables, and metaphors in treatment as a nonthreatening skill to assist consumers speak about difficulties and think about attainable solutions.

George W. Burns examines the therapeutic worth of utilizing metaphors in remedy and offers one hundred and one inspirational tale principles that therapists can adapt to percentage with consumers for effecting switch. He explains the best way to inform tales that have interaction the buyer, tips to lead them to metaphoric, and the place to discover assets for such stories. Burns additionally exhibits readers the way to construct tales from own reviews or their very own mind's eye to exploit in consultation, making this considerate ebook a particularly inventive healing tool.

comprises one hundred and one tales grouped through wanted healing end result, highlighting each one story's applicability to various offering problems

bargains conversing issues for therapists akin to speci?c insights, results, or abilities which are illustrated through the stories

beneficial properties shaded tabs that index tales through healing consequence for simple reference and selection

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