Provides a theoretical and practical introduction to the use of metaphors in therapy, outlining which clinical situations lend themselves to the use of metaphorical strategies and how to use metaphors to develop rapport between therapist and client.

chapter 1|9 pages

Metaphors in Human Communication

chapter 2|21 pages

The Use of Metaphors in Psychotherapy

chapter 3|12 pages

The Types of Metaphor

chapter 4|14 pages

Indications for The Use of Metaphors

chapter 6|17 pages

Before you Start: The Prerequisites

chapter 7|26 pages

Using the Different Types of Metaphor

chapter 9|8 pages

Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

chapter 10|8 pages

Ethical Considerations