The Construction of Meaning in Psychotherapy

Hubert J. M. Hermans and Els Hermans-Jansen

June 22, 2001
ISBN 9781572307131
Price: $42.00
306 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
Copyright Date: 1995

Acknowledments. Preface. Introduction.

1. The Person as Motivated Storyteller: Basic Metaphor

2. The Self as an Organized Process of Meaning Construction

3. The Self-Confrontation Method: Constructing and Reconstructing One's Self-Narrative

4. The Nature of Valuation: Structure and Process

5. Dreams and Myths: Routes to the Less Conscious Areas of the Self

6. Dissociations and Dysfunctions

7. Motivational Characteristics of the Self: Lifelong Development

8. Summary and Perspective

9. Manual

References. Appendices.