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Getting entangled and releasing yourself again. The therapeutic interaction in Focusing Oriented Therapy

ARTICLEÁrpi Süle - 57–3 (2019)

SUMMARY

How the structure-bound experiencing of clients can influence the therapeutic relationship and the therapist’s manner of experiencing is explained with the help of the concept ‘self-in-presence’ from inner relationship focusing. Although, getting caught up and releasing ourselves from a structure-bound experience can also have a function in the therapeutic process. Because the therapist also has experienced the manner of experiencing of the client, she can let develop a felt sense which also contains the living for- ward of the situation. Sometimes this leads the therapist to a new relational position which can offer a corrective interactional exhet artikel perience for the client.

KEYWORDS

structure-bound experiencing, therapeutic relationship, self-in-presence, inner space