Bibliotherapy and OCT: Co-Constructing the Therapeutic Metaphor

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Jane E. Myers, Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Bibilotherapy is presented as a strategy for cocreating therapeutic metaphors with clients. The use of these metaphors for promoting both first and second order change is enhanced when the metaphor is processed using Developmental Counseling and Therapy (OCT). Case examples are included to illustrate the combined use of these techniques.

Additional Information

Publication
Journal of Counseling and Development, 76(3), 243-250.
Language: English
Date: 1998
Keywords
Bibliotherapy, Developmental counseling and therapy, co creating therapeutic metaphors