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Narrative Therapy: One Perspective on the Work of Michael White
Carr, Alan
In this chapter a systematized description of a number of practices central to Michael Whites narrative approach to therapy is given. These include collaborative positioning of th e therapist; externalizing the problem; excavating unique outcomes; thickening the new plot; and linking the new plot to the past and the future. The practices of re - membering and incorporation; using literary means to achieve therapeutic ends; and facili tating taking - it - back practices are also described. The paper closes with a number of questions which it may be useful for those concerned with narrative therapy to address.
Keyword(s): White, Michael (Michael Kingsley); Narrative therapy
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Type: Contribution to newspaper/magazine
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: University College Dublin
Publisher(s): Family Therapy Association of Ireland
First Indexed: 2015-05-12 05:31:50 Last Updated: 2018-10-11 15:35:06