Reality Therapy: A New Approach to Psychiatry (Google eBook)

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Harper Collins, Nov 16, 2010 - Psychology - 192 pages
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Glasser's classic bestseller, with more than 500,000 copies sold, examines his alternative to Freudian psychoanalytic procedures, explains the procedure, contrasts it to conventional treatment, and describes different individual cases in which it was successful.
  

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User Review  - Michael Seabrook - Goodreads

As much as I apprecitate the method put forward by Glasser in this book, I don't agree that it should be a 'be all and end all' sort of treatment. Whilst it's efficiency in assisting in behaviour ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stella - Goodreads

I appreciate some of the concepts in Reality Therapy, but overall, Glasser's ideas strike me as examples of extreme thinking. Absolutely no mental illness? People suffering from major psychiatric ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
The Differences between Reality Therapy
42
Introduction
63
Hospital Treatment of Psychotic Patients
107
The Office Practice of Reality Therapy
134
The Application of Reality Therapy to
154
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William Glasser, M.D., is a world-renowned psychiatrist who lectures widely. His numerous books have sold 1.7 million copies, and he has trained thousands of counselors in his Choice Theory and Reality Therapy approaches. He is also the president of the William Glasser Institute in Los Angeles.

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