Emotional well-being and mental health : a guide for counsellors and psychotherapists / Digby Tantam.

Author
Tantam, Digby [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Los Angeles : SAGE Publications Ltd, [2014]
  • ©2014
Description
1 online resource (viii, 202 pages) : illustrations

Details

Subject(s)
Summary note
Well-being is an important topic for many different professions. From health professionals to politicians, a number of fields seek to research, understand and promote wellbeing. As a concept at the heart of psychotherapeutic practice, it is essential that trainee and practising therapists understand the distinctive contribution to our understanding of well-being that each of these professions have made. In this unique text, author Digby Tantam explores the philosophical, political, economical, psychological, medical and spiritual perspectives on well-being through a psychotherapeutic lens, explaining current research data and summarising findings. Theoretical approaches are balanced with an insight into their practical applications, showing therapists how each approach can inform their practice and make a real difference to the life satisfaction and health of their clients.
Source of description
Description based on: online resource; title from PDF information screen (SAGE, viewed December 27, 2022).
Other title(s)
Emotional Well-being and Mental Health
ISBN
  • 1-4739-0849-3
  • 1-4462-8902-8
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view