The here and now therapy

Soysal, A.Ş. (2005) The here and now therapy. Anatolian Journal of Psychiatry (Anadolu Psikiyatri Dergisi), 6 (4). pp. 274-280.

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In this paper, the here and now principle in reviewed in the context of Gestalt therapy. Time is considered as a natural concept that becomes complicated when it is tried to be understood. It is suggested that here and now principle focuses on “now” for clarifying the transition between past, present and future. “Present” origins from experiences of past and constitutes a projection to the future. Here and now principle, time concept, their implications on therapy and reflections to the patient - therapist relationship are discussed by means of case examples.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Now and Here Theory, Gestalt therapy, Time
Subjects:Geographic Locations > Asia > Asia, Western > Middle East > Turkey
Behavioral Disciplines and Activities > Psychotherapy
Psychological Phenomena and Processes > Mental Health
ID Code:1193
Deposited By:Dr. Lut Tamam
Deposited On:06 December 2005

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