The new "Counselling Primer" series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling "Steps in Counselling series", is suitable for both beginners and higher level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will appreciate the incisive and authoritative writing with pointers for further reading and resources. Trainers will find the series a dependable learning aid. Counselling Primers bridge the gap between introductory, intermediate and diploma level courses, each book providing a concise overview of a particular counselling approach. Each Counselling Primer will be a perfect essay resource or a springboard for further study.
Nick Baker has been a counsellor educator for some twenty years, initially at Wigan College, and most recently at St. Martin's College. Prior to that he was an administrator and then an educational counsellor for the Open University. He is retiring from St Martin's College in the summer of 2007, but intends to continue with his supervision practice. He has published book chapters, papers and articles on counselling and psychotherapy.
1. The place of experiential therapy in the person-centred approach 2.The Wisconsin project 3. Process work 4. Process-experiential psychotherapy 5.Germain Lietaer 6.Examples of experiential person-centred work 7. Other aspects of the experiential dimension 8. Experiential therapy in action: the essence 9. Criticisms 10. Research into experiential therapy Appendix: Resources for learning Glossary