Beyond Psychoppression

... and printed in Australia by Australian Print Group Cover design by Lin Tobias National Library of Australia Cataloguing - in - Publication entry : CIP McLellan , Betty , 1938– Beyond psychoppression : a femir alternative therapy .

Beyond Psychoppression

Betty McLellan surveys the development of psychotherapy and discusses the theory of feminist therapy. She uncovers the oppressiveness of Freudian psychoanalysis, humanistic therapies, lesbian sex therapy, new age and popular psychologies. McLellan explodes myths about women's mental and emotional 'illness'. The book concludes with a feminist therapy that calls for total commitment to action in the world to meet women's needs, both individual and collective.

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Beyond Psychoppression
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Betty McLellan
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Spinifex Press

Betty McLellan surveys the development of psychotherapy and discusses the theory of feminist therapy. She uncovers the oppressiveness of Freudian psychoanalysis, humanistic therapies, lesbian sex therapy, new age and popular psychologies. McLellan explodes myths about women's mental and emotional 'illness'. The book concludes with a feminist therapy that calls for
Therapy Beyond Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Richard House
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-12 - Publisher: Routledge

This radical and provocative book challenges the very foundations of therapy itself. In examining the hidden assumptions of therapy, the author poses the question 'Is therapy more concerned with preserving its own hegemony than with an honest authenticity of procedure and practice?'
Special Needs, Community Music, and Adult Learning
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Gary E. McPherson, Graham F. Welch
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Special Needs, Community Music, and Adult Learning is one of five paperback books derived from the foundational two-volume Oxford Handbook of Music Education. Designed for music teachers, students, and scholars of music education, as well as educational administrators and policy makers, this fourth book in the set focuses on issues
Help! I'm Living with a (Man) Boy
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Betty McLellan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Spinifex Press

From wet towels on the bathroom floor to carelessness with money or outright abuse, the frustrations of women with immature partners are viewed here as genuine problems to be solved by better communication. The guide's two-part message is that change takes two people—and that it is perfectly reasonable to expect
Feminist Interpretations of Mary Daly
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Sarah Lucia Hoagland, Marilyn Frye
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11 - Publisher: Penn State Press

This open-ended anthology is a journey into the very canon that Mary Daly has argued to be patriarchal and demeaning to women. This volume deauthorizes the official canon of Western philosophy and disrupts a related story told by some feminists who claim that Daly&’s work is unworthy of re-reading because