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The Language of Choice Theory

3.43 of 5 stars 3.43  ·  rating details  ·  37 ratings  ·  6 reviews
In this companion volume to the bestselling Choice Theory, Dr. William Glasser and his wife, Carleen Glasser, have imagined typical conversations in real-life situations--between parent and child, two partners in a relationship, teacher and student, and boss and employee. On the left-hand page is a typical controlling order or threat, and on the right a more reasonable ver ...more
ebook, 128 pages
Published November 16th 2010 by HarperCollins e-books (first published 1999)
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Short, sweet, and crystal clear. This book, while of few words gives a clear set of examples of old psychology or "external control" and how the same situation can be made infinitely better by using Choice Theory instead. I have given examples like these in many of my sessions with clients and couples and I always pose the same question, "Now how do you see this situation being different by using the Choice Theory approach? How will your relationship benefit?" This book allows the reader to see ...more
Missy Bowen simmons
Helpful when learning how to change your way of communicating with others so you are not owning their emotions and choices while helping them to see the consequences (negative and positive) of their choices.
Melissa Boyd
A bit too brief or sparse for my taste, oversimplified. Not without merit as it absolutely succeeds in conveying the theoretical thrust of Glasser's larger work.
Looks like a good companion to 'a new psychology to personal freedom' - a book that I have on order & will be reading very soon!
Xiaoqing Wang
Wish more people will practice choice theory and make the world a better place.
Give examples of how to use Choice Theory in different situations.
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