Der gute Psychologe

Author: Noam Shpancer
Publisher: Albrecht Knaus Verlag
ISBN: 9783641065447
Release Date: 2011-09-12
Genre: Fiction

Ein humorvoller und kluger Roman über die geheimnisvolle Welt der Psychotherapie Er ist Psychologe, sein Spezialgebiet die Angst. Am Tag praktiziert er, am Abend erklärt er Studenten, was eine gute Therapie ausmacht. Als er wenig begeistert eine Nachtclubtänzerin mit Auftrittsphobie als Klientin annimmt, ahnt er nicht, wie sehr deren Probleme und Geheimnisse auf sein eigenes Leben abstrahlen werden. Sie kommt freitags um vier, und für sie hat der Psychologe eine Ausnahme gemacht, denn eigentlich arbeitet er nur bis drei. Doch der Fall der Nachtclubtänzerin, die wegen Panikattacken auf der Bühne nicht mehr auftreten kann, interessiert ihn. Über ihren Fall kann er mit seiner Kollegin Nina sprechen. Das lässt Nina zu. Nicht aber, dass er über seine Liebe zu ihr redet. Obwohl es ein gemeinsames Kind gibt. Der Psychologe versucht, seine Gefühle im Zaum zu halten. Er predigt seinen Studenten, was ein guter Psychologe alles können muss. Was er auf keinen Fall tun darf. Und dann passiert es ihm doch: Die Grenze zwischen dem Persönlichen und dem Professionellen wird auf gefährliche Art verwischt. Ein köstlicher und lehrreicher Roman über die Widersprüche zwischen Theorie und Praxis, über das Chaos im eigenen Gefühlshaushalt und über das Einzige, was wirklich zählt im Leben: die Liebe in all ihren Erscheinungsformen.

Die Kunst den Mann f rs Leben zu finden

Author: Ellen Fein
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 9783492955980
Release Date: 2012-06-18
Genre: Family & Relationships

Den richtigen Mann zu finden erscheint vielen Frauen schwerer, als einen guten Job zu bekommen, ein Auto zu reparieren oder den Kilimandscharo zu erklimmen. Mit den goldenen Regeln, wie Sie den Mann Ihrer Wahl an die Leine legen, landete das Autorinnenduo einen Sensationserfolg. Der Klassiker der So-angeln-Sie-sich-Mr.Right-Literatur jetzt in neuer Ausstattung!

Die 7 Geheimnisse der gl cklichen Ehe

Author: John M Gottman
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843708227
Release Date: 2014-02-10
Genre: Family & Relationships

'Kann man voraussagen, wie lange eine Partnerschaft hält? Ja, meint John M. Gottman, und tritt dafür sogar den wissenschaftlichen Beweis an. Mit Hilfe seines 'Ehelabors' erforscht er seit Jahrzehnten die Geheimnisse glücklicher Ehen. Er hat dabei sieben Prinzipien herausgearbeitet, die erfolgreiche Paare auf ihrem Weg zu einer harmonischen und langlebigen Beziehung anwenden. Mit vielen praktischen Ratschlägen und griffigen Fallbeispielen.'

Die Geschichte der Liebe

Author: Nicole Krauss
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783644015319
Release Date: 2011-11-01
Genre: Fiction

Die vierzehnjährige Alma wurde nach der Hauptfigur eines Romans benannt. Leo Gursky hatte den Text als junger Mann in Polen geschrieben, für seine große Liebe Alma. Nun lebt er als einsamer alter Mann in New York. Er weiß nicht, dass das Buch den Holocaust überstanden hat. Bis die junge Alma sich auf die Suche nach ihm macht. «Bezaubernd, zärtlich und sehr originell.» (J. M. Coetzee) «Ein großartiger Roman.» (Spiegel) «Dies ist ein gewaltiges Buch, das unser müdes Herz erfrischt. Nicole Krauss sei gepriesen dafür.» (Colum McCann) «Einfach anfangen zu lesen. Es ist wunderbar.» (Stern) «Ein außergewöhnlicher Roman, lebensprall, klug und poetisch, von eigenwilligem Charme, staunenswerter Anschaulichkeit und gesegnet mit einem zärtlichen Humor.» (FAZ)

Clinical Management of Sex Addiction

Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1583913610
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

This is the first comprehensive volume of the clinical management of sex addiction. Collecting the work of 28 leaders in this emerging field, the editors provide a long-needed primary text about how to approach treatment with these challenging patients. The book serves as an excellent introduction for professionals new to the field as well as serving as a useful reference tool. The contributors are literally the pioneers of one of the last frontiers of addiction medicine and sex therapy. With a growing awareness of sex addiction as a problem, plus the advent of cybersex compulsion, professional clinicians are being confronted with sexual compulsion with little clinical or academic preparation. This is the first book distilling the experience of the leaders in this emerging field. With a focus on special populations, it also becomes a handy problem-solving tool. Readable, concise, and filled with useful interventions, it is a key text for a problem clinicians must be able to identify. It is destined to be a classic reference.

Introducing Family Psychology

Author: James Powell
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781848315365
Release Date: 2013-05-02
Genre: Family & Relationships

Based on practical, clinically proven, and tried-and-tested approaches, Introducing Family Psychology - A Practical Guide looks at fifteen major problems that are typically encountered by families. Introducing Family Psychology - A Practical Guide provides workable solutions based on experiences that cross cultural boundaries. This Practical Guide is a valuable resource to help child carers - from single parents to grandparents - deal with the difficulties that can arise when bringing up a child.

Psychology of Adjustment

Author: John Moritsugu
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781483319278
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Psychology

Psychology of Adjustment: The Search for Meaningful Balance combines a student focus with state-of-the-art theory and research to help readers understand and adjust to life in a context of continuous change, challenge, and opportunity. Incorporating existential and third wave behavioral psychology perspectives, authors John Moritsugu, Elizabeth M. Vera, Jane Harmon Jacobs, and Melissa Kennedy emphasize the importance of meaning, mindfulness, and psychologically-informed awareness and skill. An inviting writing style, examples from broad ethnic, cultural, gender, and geographic areas, ample pedagogical support, and cutting-edge topical coverage make this a psychological adjustment text for the 21st century.

Love Affairs The Therapeutic Guide to Sound Thinking and Smart Moves After Infidelity

Author: Joel Block Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440861550
Release Date: 2018-04-30
Genre: Family & Relationships

A psychologist specializing in couples therapy provides an honest and compassionate guide to dealing with a spouse's or partner's love affair, from the one-night stand to the grand amour. • Illustrate and brings to life issues addressed across chapters through vignettes from the author's therapy sessions • Describes types of and motivations for affairs • Details the healing process and steps to either recover the relationship or "de-couple" • Explains special considerations and actions for stability in cases in which the couple has children • Clearly describes the psychological damage an affair may inflict and dares to explain the controversial possibility that some affairs may have positive effects

Looking Forward Through the Lifespan Developmental Psychology

Author: Candida C Peterson
Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU
ISBN: 9781442556942
Release Date: 2013-12-17
Genre: Psychology

When a local context really makes the difference… The new edition of this original Australian text continues to offer the most balanced coverage of theory and research for Australian students and educators and appeals to students from many backgrounds. It covers the domains of development including neurological, cognitive, social, physical and personality. The text is organised chronologically by chapter. Within each chapter content is organised topically. This structure allows for a degree of flexibility and lecturers can choose the way they wish to approach the content, whether it is topically or chronologically.

The Psychology of Love 4 volumes

Author: Michele A. Paludi
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313393167
Release Date: 2012-03-09
Genre: Psychology

From arranged marriages to online dating, this four-volume work presents everything from personal accounts to empirical evidence to document what creates love in our culture as well as around the world. • Showcases individual accounts regarding the perennial question of "what is love?" • Highlights cultural similarities and differences • Provides up-to-date empirical research • Supplies extensive bibliographic materials and a list of organizations regarding relationships, including abusive relationships

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Author: Katharine Hepburn
Publisher:
ISBN: 3453879317
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Motion picture actors and actresses


The State of Affairs

Author: Esther Perel
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062322609
Release Date: 2017-10-10
Genre: Psychology

Iconic couples’ therapist and bestselling author of Mating in Captivity Esther Perel returns with a provocative look at relationships through the lens of infidelity. An affair: it can rob a couple of their relationship, their happiness, their very identity. And yet, this extremely common human experience is so poorly understood. What are we to make of this time-honored taboo—universally forbidden yet universally practiced? Why do people cheat—even those in happy marriages? Why does an affair hurt so much? When we say infidelity, what exactly do we mean? Do our romantic expectations of marriage set us up for betrayal? Is there such a thing as an affair-proof marriage? Is it possible to love more than one person at once? Can an affair ever help a marriage? Perel weaves real-life case stories with incisive psychological and cultural analysis in this fast-paced and compelling book. For the past ten years, Perel has traveled the globe and worked with hundreds of couples who have grappled with infidelity. Betrayal hurts, she writes, but it can be healed. An affair can even be the doorway to a new marriage—with the same person. With the right approach, couples can grow and learn from these tumultuous experiences, together or apart. Affairs, she argues, have a lot to teach us about modern relationships—what we expect, what we think we want, and what we feel entitled to. They offer a unique window into our personal and cultural attitudes about love, lust, and commitment. Through examining illicit love from multiple angles, Perel invites readers into an honest, enlightened, and entertaining exploration of modern marriage in its many variations. Fiercely intelligent, The State of Affairs provides a daring framework for understanding the intricacies of love and desire. As Perel observes, “Love is messy; infidelity more so. But it is also a window, like no other, into the crevices of the human heart.”