Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy

Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy

with James Bugental
Watch legendary psychotherapist James Bugental masterfully demonstrate Existential Therapy in an actual therapy session in this 3-part video.

Part of the 15-video series: Psychotherapy with the Experts
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom: Live Case Consultation

Irvin Yalom: Live Case Consultation

with Irvin Yalom
Yalom provides consultation to therapists on individual and group therapy cases. See how he translates his existential and interpersonal approach into action in this highly acclaimed video.
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Confronting Death and Other Existential Issues in Psychotherapy

Confronting Death and Other Existential Issues in Psychotherapy

with Irvin Yalom
Here’s a chance to have a front row seat as Dr. Irvin Yalom talks to a packed room of therapists about a topic rarely discussed in our field: death. Sharing ideas from his most recent book, Staring at the Sun Yalom shows us how to confront death in order to invigorate and enhance our own lives and the lives of our patients.
Earn 1.5 CE Credits
James Bugental: Live Case Consultation

James Bugental: Live Case Consultation

with James Bugental
This video presents a rare and invaluable opportunity to view renowned existential-humanistic psychotherapist James Bugental demonstrate his unique group consultation style.
Earn 6.0 CE Credits
Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy in Action

Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy in Action

with James Bugental
Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy in Action shows James Bugental, the legendary clinician and teacher, conducting two actual psychotherapy sessions with the same client. 
Earn 5.0 CE Credits
The Gift of Therapy: A Conversation with Irvin Yalom, MD

The Gift of Therapy: A Conversation with Irvin Yalom, MD

with Irvin Yalom
Dr. Yalom discusses the central themes of his life's work as a psychotherapist and writer.
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Rollo May on Existential Psychotherapy

Rollo May on Existential Psychotherapy

with Rollo May
See this legendary Existential Psychotherapy master in a dialogue on what matters most in the practice of psychotherapy.
Earn 2.5 CE Credits
Carl Rogers on Person-Centered Therapy

Carl Rogers on Person-Centered Therapy

with Carl Rogers, Natalie Rogers
The founder of the person-centered approach reflects on his major contributions and explores his provocative opinions on psychotherapy, education, and social change.
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom on Psychotherapy and Writing

Irvin Yalom on Psychotherapy and Writing

with Irvin Yalom
We’re thrilled to present this in-depth interview with Irvin Yalom, a true master whose influence commands large audiences in both the psychotherapy and literature fields. Here, he offers insight into his evolution as a clinician and writer, along with the guiding principles of his half-century of groundbreaking therapeutic work.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Integrating Mindfulness into Counseling and Psychotherapy

Integrating Mindfulness into Counseling and Psychotherapy

with Ronald D. Siegel
What is “mindfulness” and how can we actually use it with our clients? Understand the principles of mindfulness-oriented psychotherapy and its application for a range of clinical issues in this new video with mindfulness expert Dr. Ronald D. Siegel.
Earn 6.0 CE Credits
Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice

Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice

with John Sommers-Flanagan, PhD & Rita Sommers-Flanagan, PhD
Finally, some examples of the major psychotherapy theories all in one video! John and Rita Sommers-Flanagan present eleven of the best-known approaches to counseling and psychotherapy side-by-side, with real therapy sessions and extensive commentary covering theory, strategy, and effective techniques.
Earn 4.0 CE Credits
Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy

Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy

with Natalie Rogers
Watch Natalie Rogers masterfully integrate expressive arts with a client-focused approach in an actual therapy session in this 3-part video.

Part of the 15-video series: Psychotherapy with the Experts
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Carl Rogers: A Daughter's Tribute

Carl Rogers: A Daughter's Tribute

with Carl Rogers
A treasure trove of archival resources on this immensely influential psychologist, psychotherapist  and researcher.

Please Note: This is available as a CD-ROM, not as a DVD.
Erving Polster on Gestalt Therapy

Erving Polster on Gestalt Therapy

with Erving Polster
In this in-depth interview, you’ll get to know Polster’s unique take on Gestalt therapy, and see for yourself how he boldly elevates ordinary conversations into life-affirming encounters. 
Earn 5.0 CE Credits
Carl Rogers and the Person-Centered Approach

Carl Rogers and the Person-Centered Approach

with Carl Rogers
Carl Rogers was one of the most influential psychologists and psychotherapists of our time. In this singular presentation, Rogers’ biographer, Howard Kirschenbaum, guides us through Rogers’ life and work and the development of the “client-centered” and “person-centered” approach to counseling, education, group work, and human relationships.
Earn 2.5 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom in Session: Eugenia

Irvin Yalom in Session: Eugenia

with Irvin Yalom
Watch Irvin Yalom work with Eugenia, a 23-year-old struggling with a sudden crippling existential panic, over the course of 9 deeply moving sessions.

Part of the 4-video series: Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom in Session: Luke

Irvin Yalom in Session: Luke

with Irvin Yalom
In two engaging sessions with Luke, a 39-year-old husband and father grappling with whether to have a vasectomy, Yalom brings to life the subterranean longings symbolized by this existential crossroad, and helps Luke “surrender to life.”

Part of the 4-video series: Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom in Session: Gareth

Irvin Yalom in Session: Gareth

with Irvin Yalom
Watch master therapist Irvin Yalom work in live sessions with Gareth, a 69 year old man who has struggled with anxiety most of his life, and is now facing his upcoming retirement with a sense of existential dread.

Part of the 4-video series: Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom: Foundations of My Life and Work

Irvin Yalom: Foundations of My Life and Work

with Irvin Yalom, Victor Yalom
In this poignant, intimate and in-depth interview with his son, Victor, Irvin Yalom weaves together the central ideas and key life experiences that have formed the basis for his contributions to psychotherapy.

Part of the 4-video series: Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy
Earn 3.5 CE Credits
Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy: 4-Video Series

Irvin Yalom and the Art of Psychotherapy: 4-Video Series

with Irvin Yalom
Would you like to see how Irvin Yalom actually works with clients? In this unprecedented series, watch Yalom in real sessions with three different clients, and learn about his six-decade career in a poignant and comprehensive interview conducted by his son, Victor Yalom.
Irvin Yalom on Existential Psychotherapy and Death Anxiety

Irvin Yalom on Existential Psychotherapy and Death Anxiety

Irvin Yalom reflects on instrumental moments in his career as a psychotherapist and writer. This excerpt from his biography, Psychotherapy and the Human Condition, begins with him recalling his first case presentation in medical school.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
James Bugental on Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy

James Bugental on Existential-Humanistic Psychotherapy

The late existential-humanistic psychotherapist James Bugental reflects on his life and work. His insistence on therapist and client presence predated the current interest in mindfulness and psychotherapy.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
In Search of Self: My Therapy with Rogers, Satir, Bugental, Polster, Yalom, & Maslow

In Search of Self: My Therapy with Rogers, Satir, Bugental, Polster, Yalom, & Maslow

with Deb Hammond
A psychotherapy student assembles her dream team for guidance toward self-actualization.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Looking Out the Patient's Window Redux: Self-disclosure and Genuineness

Looking Out the Patient's Window Redux: Self-disclosure and Genuineness

with Irvin Yalom
Yalom is confronted to live up to his ideals of therapist self-disclosure and authenticity. Excerpted from the recently updated version of The Gift of Therapy. Signed copy of book available.
Thomas Moore on the Soul of Psychotherapy

Thomas Moore on the Soul of Psychotherapy

Drawing upon his background in religion, psychology and the arts, Care of the Soul author, Thomas Moore, shares about the wisdom of creating a "psychotherapy of one's own."
Earn 1.5 CE Credits
Anita Barrows on Love, Poetry and Autism

Anita Barrows on Love, Poetry and Autism

Psychologist, poet, translator and autism specialist, Anita Barrows, PhD, shares about the pain that first led her to psychotherapy, the importance of bringing love into our work, her identity as a poet, and entering the world of autistic children.
Earn 2.0 CE Credits
Gary Greenberg on the DSM and Its Woes

Gary Greenberg on the DSM and Its Woes

Psychotherapist and muckraking author, Gary Greenberg, shares the critical insights—and skepticism—that formed the basis of his two best-selling books, Manufacturing Depression: The Secret History of a Modern Disease and The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry.
Earn 1.5 CE Credits
Psychotherapy Isn't What You Think: Bringing the Psychotherapeutic Engagement into the Living Moment

Psychotherapy Isn't What You Think: Bringing the Psychotherapeutic Engagement into the Living Moment

with James Bugental
In this exclusive excerpt from his book, renowned existential-humanistic psychologist Jim Bugental reflects on his philosophy of psychotherapy.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
The Gift of Therapy

The Gift of Therapy

with Irvin Yalom
Existential psychotherapist Irv Yalom offers insights into the therapist's role as an obstacle remover and fellow traveler. Excerpted from his book The Gift of Therapy. Signed copy of book available.
Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death

Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death

with Irvin Yalom
In this exclusive excerpt from his latest book, Irvin Yalom delves into the ultimate existential concern, and how therapists can help clients in facing death anxiety. Signed copy of book available.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
The Schopenhauer Cure

The Schopenhauer Cure

with Irvin Yalom
An excerpted introduction to psychiatrist Irv Yalom's new novel about the challenging reunion between a therapist and his long-ago patient, who is now a philosophical counselor. Signed copy of book available.
Food for the Soul

Food for the Soul

with Myrtle Heery
Dr. Heery travels to Russia at the summoning of her soul, and rediscovers the living moment.
Words Against the Void: Poems by an Existential Psychologist

Words Against the Void: Poems by an Existential Psychologist

with Tom Greening
Humorous yet profound musings on psychotherapy and the human condition, excerpted from his recent book, Words Against the Void.
Awakening to Awe: A Book Review

Awakening to Awe: A Book Review

with Bob Edelstein
A review of existential psychologist and author Kirk Schneider’s latest work, which explores the nature and power of awe through interviews of people personally transformed by an emotion which has been much neglected by psychology.
Letting the Patient Matter: Some Thoughts on Irvin Yalom's View of the Therapeutic Relationship

Letting the Patient Matter: Some Thoughts on Irvin Yalom's View of the Therapeutic Relationship

with Barbara Jamison
Jamison reviews highlights of Yalom's new book, The Gift of Therapy. focusing on his willingness to engage fully and reveal himself in the therapeutic relationship. Signed copy of book available.
The Spinoza Problem: An Excerpt

The Spinoza Problem: An Excerpt

with Irvin Yalom
By imagining the unexpected intersection of Jewish philosopher Spinoza’s life with that of powerful Nazi ideologue Alfred Rosenberg, bestselling novelist Irvin Yalom explores the mindsets of two men separated by 300 years. Psychotherapy.net is pleased to publish this exclusive excerpt, as well as offer signed copies of this book. Signed copy of book available.
Trusting the Client as the Agent of Change

Trusting the Client as the Agent of Change

with Tracy A. Knight
Reflections on the client's capacity for change, including a case study of a successful single-session therapeutic intervention.
Working in the Here-and-Now of the Therapeutic Relationship

Working in the Here-and-Now of the Therapeutic Relationship

with Nancy Gunzberg
Working in the here-and-now of the therapeutic relationship requires therapists to be fully engaged, and take risks in revealing themselves. But utilizing the transference and counter-transference makes for rewarding and powerful therapy.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Jeffrey Kottler on Being a Therapist

Jeffrey Kottler on Being a Therapist

Prolific writer, professor and psychologist Jeffrey Kottler imparts his wisdom and a healthy dose of humor, curiosity and unflinching honesty about the therapist's actual experience in the room with cilents.
Earn 1.5 CE Credits
Existential Poems

Existential Poems

with Tom Greening
Lyrical reflections on psychotherapy.
After the Diagnosis: Helping Patients Cope With their Emotions

After the Diagnosis: Helping Patients Cope With their Emotions

with Gary McClain
Psychotherapist Gary McClain discusses the importance of understanding clients' reactions to new diagnoses, the three main responses they have, and advocating for them with healthcare providers.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
Psychotherapy and the Care of Souls

Psychotherapy and the Care of Souls

with Thomas Moore
Famed Care of the Soul author, Thomas Moore, offers insights into what makes a good therapist. Hint: You can't learn it from a manual.
Creatures of a Day

Creatures of a Day

with Irvin Yalom
Read a story, "The Crooked Cure," excerpted from Irvin Yalom's new book, Creatures of a Day, about a peculiar client with writer's block. Signed copy of book available.
Diana Fosha on Accelerated Experiential-Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP)

Diana Fosha on Accelerated Experiential-Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP)

AEDP founder Diana Fosha discusses the journey that led her to create a new model of psychotherapy, the strong community support that ties the AEDP community together and how men have traditionally gotten a bum rap in couples therapy.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
If You Kill Yourself, Don’t Make a Mess: Paradoxical Intention with a Suicidal Client

If You Kill Yourself, Don’t Make a Mess: Paradoxical Intention with a Suicidal Client

with Dan Williams
In this raw but compelling clinical vignette, therapist Dan Williams uses paradoxical intention in an all-out effort to save his client from committing suicide.
Earn 1.0 CE Credits
A Few Simple Questions

A Few Simple Questions

with Saul Spiro
A satiric take on the Mental Status Exam.