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By George W. Burns

utilizing folktales and different metaphoric tales can reduction the therapeutic process

simply as tales have the ability to complement our lives, form the best way we understand and engage with the realm, and demonstrate the wonders of the human spirit, so can also they play an incredible and powerful function in therapy-helping humans enhance the abilities to deal with and live to tell the tale a myriad of lifestyles occasions. one hundred and one therapeutic tales celebrates the rewards of utilizing parables, fables, and metaphors in treatment as a nonthreatening capability to aid consumers talk about difficulties and think about attainable solutions.

George W. Burns examines the therapeutic price of utilizing metaphors in treatment and gives a hundred and one inspirational tale principles that therapists can adapt to proportion with consumers for effecting swap. He explains easy methods to inform tales that interact the buyer, the way to cause them to metaphoric, and the place to discover assets for such stories. Burns additionally indicates readers how you can construct tales from own studies or their very own mind's eye to take advantage of in consultation, making this considerate publication a particularly artistic healing tool.

comprises one zero one tales grouped by way of wanted healing consequence, highlighting each one story's applicability to quite a few proposing problems

bargains speaking issues for therapists reminiscent of speci?c insights, results, or abilities which are illustrated via the stories

positive factors shaded tabs that index tales by means of healing consequence for simple reference and selection

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