Two books of over 400 pages each that give a wonderful practical overview of Reality Therapy and its theoretical foundation, Choice Theory Psychology.
|“The Practice of Reality Therapy: Learning to Counsel with Choice Theory Psychology” is intended as a guide for those learning about Reality Therapy or those who wish to deepen their understanding. It contains many exercises and samples of counselling sessions.
The author explains Reality Therapy and offers ways to practise its different components with many examples and exercises. An ideal book for Reality Therapy trainees, instructors and supervisors.
Available internationally from Amazon.co.uk as a paperback or as a Kindle e-book: The Practice of Reality Therapy
Also available from Amazon.com as a paperback or as a Kindle e-book: The Practice of Reality Therapy
|“The Practice of Choice Theory Psychology: Specific Counselling Applications” moves the focus to a range of areas such as bullying, interpersonal conflict, paradoxical effort, school refusal, loss, responsibility.
The book includes a range of counselling and educational settings offering a Choice Theory perspective and approach.
Also available from Amazon.com as a paperback or as a Kindle e-book: The Practice of Choice Theory Psychology.
|The author, Brian Lennon, has worked as both a guidance counsellor and psychologist over almost thirty years. He has been using Reality Therapy as his main counselling approach since 1985. He is a senior faculty member of William Glasser International, the official body representing Choice Theory psychology and Reality Therapy on behalf of their creator, Dr. William Glasser.
Dr. Glasser dedicated his 2003 book about psychiatry to Brian and wrote, “Since we met many years ago, I have felt your mind is a mirror of mine.”
Brian is a Fellow of the Irish Institute of Guidance Counsellors, a Fellow of the William Glasser Institute Ireland and Chairman Emeritus of William Glasser International. He has produced several books and software in the Guidance & Counselling area and has presented on the topic of Choice Theory psychology in many countries around the world. He was a close associate of Dr. Glasser and, with his approval, founded William Glasser International. He lives in Co. Dublin, Ireland.
Dr. Glasser himself had read and approved the original material in these books and both volumes carry a foreword by Carleen Glasser.