Irvin D. Yalom

Irvin D. Yalom

M.D., is an author of fiction and nonfiction, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University, an existentialist, and accomplished psychotherapist.
The act of revealing oneself fully to another and still being accepted may be the major vehicle of therapeutic help.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
... sooner or later she had to give up the hope for a better past.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To the best of my knowledge, every acute inpatient ward offers some inpatient group therapy experience. Indeed, the evidence supporting the efficacy of group therapy, and the prevailing sentiment of the mental health profession, are sufficiently strong that it would be difficult to defend the adequacy of the inpatient unit that attempted to operate without a small group program.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Never take away anything if you have nothing better to offerMore Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One doesn't do existential therapy as a freestanding separate theory; rather it informs your approach to such issues as death, which many therapists tend to shy away from.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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