Advances in Relational Psychotherapy

Learning Objectives
  1. To be able describe the concepts of 'an intersubjective process' and 'co-creation of meaning'
  2. To be able to discuss and problematize the value of egalitarianism in relational psychotherapy
  3. To be able outline how relational psychoanalysis grew out of earlier therapeutic schools of thought
  4. To be able to evaluate the work of at least 3 major relational theorists' understanding of impasses, and ruptures in the therapeutic relationship
  5. To be able to evaluate the extent to which an understanding of past relational trauma provides access to a patient's behaviour in therapy
  6. To be able to consider the extent to which enactments may be influenced by the therapist's own relational history