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Everyday Mysteries: Existential Dimensions of Psychotherapy

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Everyday Mysteries provides an in-depth introduction to existential psychotherapy. Presenting a philosophical alternative to established forms of psychological treatment, it emphasizes the problems of living and the human dilemmas which are often neglected by practitioners who focus on personal psychopathology.
Emmy van Deurzen defines the philosophical ideas that underpin
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 29th 1997 by Routledge (first published 1997)
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Malte
I only read the introduction and chapters on the philosophical foundations of existential therapy. This is a promising book and Emmy van Deurzen is a very engaging and honest author compared to standard academic literature.
John Belmont


Very enlightening and hopeful.
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Emmy van Deurzen (born 13 December 1951 in The Hague, Netherlands)[1] is an existential therapist and honorary Professor at the University of Sheffield.[2]

After moving to the UK in 1977 to work with anti-psychiatrists, she founded the Society for Existential Analysis in 1988, and later created a London-based training institute for the Lapproach at Regent's College in 1985, before leaving to found
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