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Improvisational therapy: Evolving one's own clinical style


This article offers an invitation to develop one's own unique clinical style, relying less on institutionalized schools of therapy and more on the therapist's own natural resources. An emphasis is placed upon understanding therapy as art, trusting one's imagination, and maintaining a healthy irreverence for professional politics.

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Correspondence to Bradford P. Keeney PhD.

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Keeney, B.P. Improvisational therapy: Evolving one's own clinical style. Contemp Fam Ther 12, 271–277 (1990).

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