Nietzschean Psychology and Psychotherapy: The New Doctors of by Uri Wernik

By Uri Wernik

Friedrich Nietzsche declared himself to be “a psychologist who has now not his peer.” Nietzschean Psychology and Psychotherapy: the hot medical professionals of the Soul illustrates why he used to be right and shows that he was once additionally a soul health care professional “who has no longer his peer.” he's frequently unknown to psychologists and handled through philosophers as though he was once a thinker who, as such, wrote approximately a few concerns when it comes to the philosophy of brain. This e-book acquaints psychologists with Nietzsche and introduces him to philosophers in a brand new mild. It offers Nietzsche’s contributions to psychology, knowledge of lifestyles, and psychotherapy dispersed all through his writings. It hails him the “Overturner,” demonstrating how he overturned a lot of our notions approximately love, crime, happiness, morality, language, awareness, good judgment, reminiscence, feelings, happiness, and self-actualizing. he's portrayed because the precursor and champion of action-, chance-, and acceptance-oriented self-help and remedy, faraway from being, as is usually claimed, a proponent of depth-, dynamic- or insight-oriented psychotherapy.

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