Soul Searching: Why Psychotherapy Must Promote Moral Responsibility
Paul, a divorced father, wants to back out of his child care arrangement and spend less time with his children.Nathan has been lying to his wife about a serious medical condition.Marsha, recently separated from her husband, cannot resist telling her children negative things about their father.What is the role of therapy in these situations? Trained to strive for neutrality and to focus strictly on the clients’ needs, most therapists generally consider moral issues such as fairness, truthfulness, and obligation beyond their domain. Now, an award-winning psychologist and family therapist criticizes psychotherapy’s overemphasis on individual self-interest and calls for a sense of moral responsibility in therapy.
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Review: Soul Searching: Why Psychotherapy Must Promote Moral ResponsibilityUser Review - Susan - Goodreads
Excellent! I am planning on using this as a reference later on... Read full review
Review: Soul Searching: Why Psychotherapy Must Promote Moral ResponsibilityUser Review - Kathryn - Goodreads
This book talks about the process of psychotherapy and the limitations of the practice. In regards to ethical conduct, this book supports the communal view vs. individual. Often counseling focuses on ... Read full review