Clinician's Guide to Self-Renewal: Essential Advice from the Field

Clinician's Guide to Self-Renewal: Essential Advice from the Field

By: Robert J. Wicks (editor), Elizabeth A. Maynard (editor)Hardback

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Providing clinicians with advice consistent with the current emphasis on working from strengths to promote renewal, this guide presents a holistic approach to psychological wellness. Time-tested advice is featured from experts such as Craig Cashwell, Jeffrey Barnett, and Kenneth Pargament. With strategies to renew the mind, body, spirit, and community, this book equips clinicians with guidance and inspiration for the renewal of body, mind, community, and spirit in their clients and themselves.

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About Author

ROBERT J. WICKS, PsyD, is a professor at Loyola University Maryland. He has authored and edited over 40 books on personal and professional wellbeing. Dr. Wicks has inspired large audiences through transformative public speaking engagements across the country. ELIZABETH A. MAYNARD, PhD, is the Director of Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas. Dr. Maynard regularly speaks on spiritual-psychological integration, human sexuality, prejudice, and coping.


About the Book xi About the Editors xiii About the Authors xv Self-Renewal Themes in Psychotherapy: An Introduction xxiii Part I Self-Renewal and the Clinician 1 Growth, Love, and Work in Psychotherapy: Sources of Therapeutic Talent and Clinician Self-Renewal 3 Helene Nissen-Lie and David E. Orlinsky 2 Renewing One s Self-Care Sensibilities: Distress, Burnout, Vicarious Traumatization, and Self-Renewal 25 Jeffrey E. Barnett 3 Self-Care for Clinicians in the Disaster Context 45 Rick Williamson and Patricia A. Engert 4 Clinical Supervision and Self-Renewal 61 Craig S. Cashwell and Jodi L. Bartley Part II Alonetime, Mindfulness, the Sabbath, Natural Empathy: Loving Kindness, Zen Therapy, and Self-Renewal 5 Valuing and Accessing Alonetime: Silence, Solitude, and Reflection in the Life of the Clinician 85 Robert J. Wicks 6 Keeping the Sabbath: Privileging Being Beyond Doing 103 Jill L. Snodgrass 7 Self-Renewal Through Natural Empathy: Caring for Ourselves and Others 119 Cheryl A. Giles 8 Mind and Heart: Mindfulness and Loving-Kindness Meditation for Therapists 131 Kathleen Gregory, Geoffrey Newbegin, and Margot J. Schofield 9 Zen Therapy 153 David Brazier Part III Trauma, Growth, Healing, Patience, Forgiveness, Courage, and the Process of Renewal 10 Blooming in the Night: Themes of Self-Renewal in Posttraumatic Growth 175 Mary Beth Werdel 11 Tell the Story: Intergenerational Trauma and Healing 189 Suzanne Mayer 12 Patience and Self-Renewal 205 Sarah A. Schnitker, Amber E. Blews, and Jessica A. Foss 13 Forgiveness and Self-Renewal 229 Matthew J. Hirshberg and Robert D. Enright 14 Psychological and Spiritual Aspects of Courage for Self-Renewal 251 Cynthia L. S. Pury and Kaye N. Glennon Part IV Theoretical Approaches to Self-Renewal: Group, Marital, and Family System, Dialectical, Behavioral, and the Ways Paradigm 15 The Group as a Medium for Personal and Professional Renewal 265 Virginia Brabender and Courtney Slater 16 Renewal in Marital and Family Systems 285 Paul Giblin 17 A Dialectical Behavior Therapy Approach to Self-Renewal 301 Maria Mouratidis 18 Self-Renewal and the Ways Paradigm 315 Sharon E. Cheston Part V Spirituality and Self-Renewal 19 Spiritual Coping Resources for the Self-Renewal of Clients and Therapists 335 Melissa D. Falb and Kenneth I. Pargament 20 Religion and Spirituality: A Source of Renewal for Families 355 Gina M. Brelsford and Jaelyn R. Farris Part VI Topics in Self-Renewal 21 Self-Renewal With African Americans in Psychotherapy 369 Deborah G. Haskins 22 Clergy Self-Renewal Themes in Clinical Practice 397 Thomas E. Rodgerson 23 Self-Renewal Among Gay and Lesbian Adults 421 Elizabeth A. Maynard and Katie E. Katuzny 24 Renewing One s Ethical Sensibilities 439 Jeffrey E. Barnett 25 Sexual Attraction and Self-Renewal in Psychotherapy 461 Stephen W. Simpson and Jonathan D. Reeves Going Forward: A Brief Epilogue 475 Robert J. Wicks and Elizabeth A. Maynard Author Index 477 Subject Index 489

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/04/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781118443811
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 528
  • ID: 9781118443811
  • weight: 826
  • ISBN10: 1118443810

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