Body Psychotherapy Publications
Body Psychotherapy Publications

About the Science of Body Psychotherapy


Edited by Courtenay Young

This paperback book is sized 23cm x 15cm (Royal) and has about 340 pages
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ISBN: 978-1-908729-03-3

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  • Introduction, by Courtenay Young
  • "Body Psychotherapy Research: An Introduction", by Alice Ladas
  • "At the Border between Chaos and Order: What Psychotherapy and Neuroscience have in common", by Roz Carroll
  • "Research 101 for Body Psychotherapists: Cultivating a Somatically-Informed Research Mind", by Christine Caldwell & Rae Johnson
  • "A Series of Essays on the Science of Body Psychotherapy Today": by Courtenay Young
    • Part 1: A Background History
    • Part 2: The Current Situation
    • Part 3: Appropriate Science
    • Part 4: New Science & Research
  • "Psychotherapy (and Body Psychotherapy) is a Craft, not a Science", by Courtenay Young
  • "Efficacy of Bioenergetic Therapies and Stability of the Therapeutic Result: A Retrospective Investigation", by Christa D. Ventling
  • "Body-oriented Psychotherapy: The state of the art in empirical research and evidence-based practice: A clinical perspective", by Frank Röhricht
  • Addendum, by Courtenay Young
  • "A Call to Arms! Let Us Further Embrace Science!", by Courtenay Young