Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Basic texts in counselling and psychotherapy|
|LC Classifications||RC569.5.V55 Y35 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 208 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||2009047550|
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