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EP85 Workshop 16 - Transactional Analysis and Redecision - Mary M. Goulding, MSW

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Workshops |  Redecision Therapy |  Transactional Analysis |  Brief Therapy |  Psychotherapy
Evolution of Psychotherapy |  Evolution of Psychotherapy 1985
Mary Goulding, MSW
2 Hours 06 Minutes
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Original Program Date:
Dec 13, 1985
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This approach is a short-term, focused psychotherapy that uses clear contracts for change, respect for the autonomy of the client, imaginative games, effective self-reparenting, and client redecision. Emphasized will be freeing the client from early "stuck" spots. Lecture, case presentation, and large-group exercises.

Educational Objectives:

  1. To describe Transactional Analysis therapy and technique
  2. To be able to apply the redecision model clinically 

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Mary Goulding, MSW, is one of the leading exponents of Transactional Analysis. Along with her husband Robert Goulding, she developed an approach called Redecision therapy which synthesizes Transactional Analysis and Gestalt. Together they founded the Western Institute for Group and Family Therapy in Watsonville, California, and co-authored two professional books about their approach. There is also an edited volume about the Redecision model. Mary has served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the International Transactional Analysis Association and is a Teaching Member of that organization. Her M.S.W. was granted in 1960 from the School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley.