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Month: November 2013

the students present themselves

the students present themselves

Name: Pragya Shrestha Age: 29 Profession: Psychological counselor I want to be a therapist that bridges the gap between the so called ‘Mental Illness’ and ‘Mental Health’. For this, my 6 years of experiences of counseling, my qualities, and my interest are still not enough. I hope I will be able to achieve my goal by learning and experiencing Gestalt Psychotherapy. As a counselor, I was used to focus only on the client, his feelings and his story. The content…

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October 2013, by Pragya Shresta

October 2013, by Pragya Shresta

Dear all, I would like to narrative report in short about the 5 days “Gestalt Psychotherapy” Training last October. The topic on this block was creative adjustment – how the client/ person creatively adjust with the situation, whether it is “depression” or “substance abuse” or another problem he is suffering about. What we learned:                                          –  being together with the client –  mind mapping: a way of ordening thoughts and issues –  letting go judgment, interpretation, explanation to come closer to client –   difference between creativity…

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