Symbol, Story, and Ceremony: Using Metaphor in Individual and Family Therapy
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (January 1990)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.2 MB
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Describes the psychotherapeutic use of metaphor in its three basic forms: symbol, story and ritual. Case studies are used to illustrate metaphorical strategies for facilitating new patterns of thought. Exercises are also offered to help therapists develop confidence in thinking metaphorically.