The author reflects on the modern tendency to avoid unpleasant experiences and pain and its influence on relations between people.
This is my first attempt to verbalize experience acquired in the area of geronto-psychotherapy that at first was quite vague for me, but over the last 9 years a few factors have converged.
A few years have passed, but I still remember the wonder I felt meeting this client.
Existential therapy is a philosophically informed approach to counseling…
Existential therapy is one of comparatively young, but at the moment actively growing paradigms of psychotherapy.
This section of the chapter addresses the development of existential therapy in the Baltic countries, but it mainly deals with emergence and development of existential therapy in Lithuania, where a strong and rather influential school of this paradigm was formed.