Basic Information More Information Latest News Questions and Answers Blog Entries Videos Links Book Reviews Maximizing Effectiveness in Dynamic Psychotherapy Self-Compassion in Psychotherapy 101 Healing Stories 101 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started Using Hypnosis A Primer for Beginning Psychotherapy A Therapist's Guide to Understanding Common Medical Problems ACT With Love Already Free Assessment and Treatment of Childhood Problems, Second Edition Bad Therapy Becoming Myself Before Forgiving Being a Brain-Wise Therapist Biofeedback for the Brain Body Psychotherapy Body Sense Boundaries and Boundary Violations in Psychoanalysis Brain Change Therapy Breaking Apart Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philosophy Building on Bion Care of the Psyche Choosing an Online Therapist Clinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders Clinical Intuition in Psychotherapy Clinical Pearls of Wisdom Co-Creating Change Compassion and Healing in Medicine and Society Confessions of a Former Child Confidential Relationships Confidentiality and Mental Health Confiding Contemplative Psychotherapy Essentials Couch Fiction Counseling with Choice Theory Critical Issues in Psychotherapy Crucial Choices, Crucial Changes Decoding the Ethics Code Depression 101 Depression in Context Do-It-Yourself Eye Movement Techniques for Emotional Healing Doing CBT Doing It E-Therapy Encountering the Sacred in Psychotherapy Energy Psychology Interactive Essays on Philosophical Counseling Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling Everyday Mind Reading Exercise-Based Interventions for Mental Illness Existential Psychotherapy Expressing Emotion Facing Human Suffering Fairbairn's Object Relations Theory in the Clinical Setting Family Therapy Favorite Counseling and Therapy Homework Assignments Flourishing Flying Colors God & Therapy Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists Handbook of Counseling and Psychotherapy with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients Healing the Heart and Mind with Mindfulness Healing the Soul in the Age of the Brain Heinz Kohut How and Why Are Some Therapists Better Than Others? How People Change How to Give Her Absolute Pleasure How to Go to Therapy If Only I Had Known In Session In Therapy We Trust In Treatment: Season 1 Incorporating Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy Is Long-Term Therapy Unethical? Issues in Philosophical Counseling It’s Your Hour Learning from Our Mistakes Letters to a Young Therapist Logotherapy and Existential Analysis Love's Executioner Man's Search for Meaning Meditations on Self-Discipline and Failure Metaphoria: Metaphor and Guided Metaphor for Psychotherapy and Healing Mindfulness Mindfulness and Acceptance Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Depression Mindworks: An Introduction to NLP Mockingbird Years Momma and the Meaning of Life Motivational Interviewing: Preparing People For Change Multiculturalism and the Therapeutic Process Of Two Minds On the Couch One Nation Under Therapy Our Inner World Outsider Art and Art Therapy Overcoming Destructive Beliefs, Feelings, and Behaviors Philosophical Counseling Philosophical Midwifery Philosophical Practice Philosophy and Psychotherapy Philosophy for Counselling and Psychotherapy Philosophy Practice Philosophy's Role in Counseling and Psychotherapy Plato, Not Prozac! Process-Based CBT Psychologists Defying the Crowd Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis, and the Politics of Human Relationships Psychosis in the Family Psychotherapy Psychotherapy Psychotherapy As Praxis Psychotherapy East and West Psychotherapy for Children and Adolescents Psychotherapy for Personality Disorders Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Rationality and the Pursuit of Happiness Recovery Options Rent Two Films and Let's Talk in the Morning Saving the Modern Soul Second-order Change in Psychotherapy Self Matters Self-Compassion in Psychotherapy Self-Determination Theory in the Clinic Sexual Orientation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Strangers to Ourselves Taking America Off Drugs Tales of Psychotherapy The Art of Hypnosis The Case Formulation Approach to Cognitive-Behavior Therapy The Compassionate Connection The Crucible of Experience The Education of Mrs. Bemis The Fall Of An Icon The Gift of Therapy The Great Psychotherapy Debate: The Evidence for What Makes Psychotherapy Work The Husbands and Wives Club The Love Cure The Making of a Therapist The Mummy at the Dining Room Table The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy: Healing the Social Brain The New Psychoanalysis The Philosopher's Autobiography The Portable Coach The Portable Ethicist for Mental Health Professionals The Present Moment in Psychotherapy and Everyday Life The Problem with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy The Psychodynamics of Gender and Gender Role The Psychotherapy Documentation Primer The Real World Guide to Psychotherapy Practice The Schopenhauer Cure The Talking Cure The Therapeutic "Aha!" The Therapist's Guide to Psychopharmacology, Revised Edition The Therapist's Ultimate Solution Book The Unsayable The Wing of Madness Theory and Practice of Brief Therapy Therapy TheraScribe 4.0 Thinking about Thinking Thrive Toward a Psychology of Awakening Tracking Mental Health Outcomes Treating Attachment Disorders What the Buddha Felt What Works for Whom? Second Edition Why Psychoanalysis? Yoga Therapy
by Lorraine C. Enos
Hard Shell Word Factory, 1998
Review by Heitor M Quintella on Apr 7th 2002
The Portable Coach can play a unique role
in the book market, since it has been written by an author who developed an
interesting and original method tested step by step with herself, after
examining various existing self-help techniques and using them personally. This
personal effort commends strongly the book and makes it different from the
usual prescriptive professionally impersonal work.
The method of
The Portable Coach
provides exercises, questionnaires and templates that enables the use of
action-oriented, life-changing, simple techniques. In a very organized manner
each step will help the reader to define, face and confront his personal
challenges, identify causes of hindrances to progress and stimulate him to find
In a way, the most important
dimensions of personal life can be positively changed by the proposed method,
by means of a goal-setting procedure based on self knowledge improvement
supported by clever contingency plans.
With a very objective and direct
style Enos is successful in keeping the concerned reader motivated all along in
this incredibly helpful book.
2002 Heitor M Quintella
from Hard Shell Press
Prof Dr Heitor M Quintella, Certified
Management Consultant, Certified Transactional Analyst, Strategic Planning
Consultant, Executive Coach, Vocational Counselor and Academic Supervisor he is
a prize winning, best selling author of 18 books and some 200 articles
distributed in 35 countries, translator and reviewer of some of the most
important Publishers in the world.