Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-2008

Source Publication

Psychotherapy Theory, Research, Practice, Training

Source ISSN

0033-3204

Abstract

The presentation of gifts in psychotherapy, whether to or from the therapist, does not happen frequently, but its occurrence may nevertheless be quite provocative. This practice review summarizes theoretical and clinical perspectives regarding gifts in therapy, reviews the minimal extant literature on this topic, and offers recommendations for practice and research.

Comments

Accepted version. Psychotherapy Theory, Research, Practice, Training, Vol. 45, No. 1 (March 2008): 103-110. DOI. This article may not exactly replicate the final version published in the APA journal. It is not the copy of record.