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Title The Psychological meaning of chaos : translating theory into practice / edited by Frank Masterpasqua, Phyllis A. Perna.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, [1997]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.89 P974PM    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 323 pages ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the history, meaning, and implications of chaos and complexity / Phyllis A. Perna and Frank Masterpasqua -- Toward a dynamical developmental understanding of disorder / Frank Masterpasqua -- The self-organization of psychological defenses / Marc D. Lewis and Natalka Junyk -- Dynamics of development in relationships / Alan Fogel and Maria C.D.P. Lyra -- Regression as evolutionary process : a view from dialectics and chaos theory / Phyllis A. Perna --
Dissociative disorders in chaos and complexity / Deborah Derrickson-Kossmann and Lynne Drinkard -- Reciprocal causality and childhood trauma : an application of chaos theory / Catherine J. Lasser and David S. Bathory -- Complexity and psychotherapy : promising dialogues and practical issues / Michael J. Mahoney and Amy J. Moes -- Systematic chaos : self-organizing systems and the process of change / Marc R. Kossmann and Susanna Bullrich -- Chaos and order in the
psychotherapy group / Virginia Brabender -- Reflections on the therapeutic system as seen from the science of chaos and complexity : implications for research and treatment / Phyllis A. Perna -- Complex psychological systems : synergetics and chaos / Wolfgang Tschacher and Christian Scheier -- Future directions / Phyllis A. Perna and Frank Masterpasqua.
Subject Psychiatry -- Philosophy.
Psychotherapy -- Philosophy.
Chaotic behavior in systems -- Miscellanea.
Added Author Masterpasqua, Frank.
Perna, Phyllis A.
ISBN 1557984298
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