On Becoming a Psychotherapist

Synopsis

Why do people want to become a psychotherapist? How do they translate this desire into reality? On Becoming a Psychotherapistexplores these and related questions. Ten leading therapists write about their profession and their careers, examining how and why they became pyschotherapists. The contributors, representing a wide cross-section of their profession, come from both Britian and America, from different theoretical backgrounds, and are at different stages in their careers. They write in a personal and revealing way about their childhoods, families, colleagues, and training. This absorbing and fascinating book offers a fresh perspective on psychotherapy and the people attracted to it.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Paul Gilbert
  • William Hughes
  • Windy Dryden
  • Michael J. Mahoney
  • Stuart C. Eiseman
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1989