Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 February 2022

384 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197604458

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On Being a Therapist

Sixth Edition

Jeffrey A. Kottler

  • Delves into the inner world of a therapist's hopes and fears
  • Written by Jeffrey Kottler, often considered the "conscience of the profession" for his willingness to be so honest, authentic, and courageous
  • Presents real-life insight on the various aspects of being a therapist in today's society

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter about self-care for therapists
  • New discussions on teletherapy and navigating practicing remotely
  • Chapters updated to reflect new sources, methods, and data
  • Revised during the COVID-19 pandemic to reflect some of the specific challenges brought about by the global pandemic