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On Becoming a Psychotherapist: The Personal and Professional Journey

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2012 - Winter


edited by Robert H. Klein, Ph.D., lecturer in psychiatry; Harold S. Bernard, Ph.D.; and Victor L. Schermer, M.A. (Oxford University Press) This book explores how psychotherapists develop as practitioners both through professional training and personal experience. The book addresses current controversies that surround what constitutes the optimal set of experiences and characteristics for the developing psychotherapist.