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Imagery pp 191-211 | Cite as

Theory and Application of Psycho-Imagination Therapy

  • Pennee Robin

Abstract

There is a constant flow of images through the human mind. This fertile outpouring can be an important dimension of the therapeutic process. Psycho-Imagination Therapy, as developed by Joseph E. Shorr, uses as one of its major modalities the Imaginary Situation (IS). Other modalities, including the Self-and-Other Question, Finish-the-Sentence, the Most or Least Question, are discussed in Shorr’s books, Psycho-Imagination Therapy (1972), and Psychotherapy Through Imagery (1974).

Keywords

Current Concern Fishing Line Task Imagery Parental Image Dual Image 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pennee Robin
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  1. 1.Institute for Psycho-Imagination TherapyLos AngelesUSA

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