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EP05 Topical Panel 03 - The Goal of Therapy - William Glasser, M.D., Harriet Lerner, Ph.D., Francine Shapiro, Ph.D., Thomas Szasz, M.D.


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Category:
Evolution of Psychotherapy |  Evolution of Psychotherapy 2005
Faculty:
William Glasser |  Harriet Lerner |  Francine Shapiro |  Thomas Szasz
Duration:
56 Minutes
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Original Program Date :
Dec 09, 2005
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Topical Panel 03 from the Evolution of Psychotherapy 2005 - The Goal of Therapy

Featuring William Glasser, MD; Harriet Lerner, PhD; Francine Shapiro, PhD; and Thomas Szasz, MD

Moderated by Ellyn Bader, PhD

 

Educational Objective: 

  1. To compare and contrast clinical and philosophical perspectives of experts. 

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Faculty

William Glasser's Profile

William Glasser Related seminars and products: 45

MD


William Glasser, MD, who received his MD degress in 1953 from Case Western Reserve University was an American psychiatrist. William was awarded an honorary doctorate in human letters by the University of San Francisco. Founder and Director of the Institute for Reality Therapy, he was authoer and editor of ten books on the topics of reality therapy and education. He was also the developer of Choice Theory. His ideas, which focus on personal choice, personal responsibility and personal transformation, are considered controversial by mainstream psychiatrists, who focus instead on classifying psychiatric syndromes as "illnesses", and who often prescribe psychotropic medications to treat mental disorders.


Harriet Lerner's Profile

Harriet Lerner Related seminars and products: 20

PhD


Harriet Lerner, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and a contributor to feminist theory and therapy. From 1972 to 2001, she was a staff psychologist at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas and a faculty member and supervisor in the Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry. During this time she published extensively on the psychology of women and family relationships, revising traditional psychoanalytic concepts to reflect feminist and family systems perspectives.


Francine Shapiro's Profile

Francine Shapiro Related seminars and products: 39

PhD


Francine Shapiro, Ph.D., is the originator and developer of EMDR, which has been so well researched that it is now recommended as an effective treatment for trauma in the Practice Guidelines of the American Psychiatric Association, and those of the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs. Dr. Shapiro is a Senior Research Fellow Emeritus at the Mental Research Institute in Palo Alto, California, Executive Director of the EMDR Institute in Watsonville, CA, and founder and President Emeritus of the Trauma Recovery EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Programs, a non-profit organization that coordinates disaster response and low fee trainings worldwide.


Thomas Szasz's Profile

Thomas Szasz Related seminars and products: 44

MD


Thomas S. Szasz, (M.D., University of Cincinnati, 1944) was Professor of Psychiatry at the State University of New York, Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. He was recipient of numerous awards, including the Humanist fo the Year Award from the American Humanist Association and the Distinguished Service Award from teh American Institute for Public Service. He has received a number of honorary doctorates and lectureships, and served on the editorial board or as consulting editor for ten journals.

Szasz has authored approximately 400 articles, book chapters, reviews, letters to the editor and columns. He has written 19 books.


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