What does “Positive Family Therapy” Mean?

  • Nossrat Peseschkian


Traditional psychotherapy derives its image of man from psychopathology. It therefore deals with illnesses. The goal of the treatment is the elimination of these illnesses, much like the surgical removal of an unhealthy organ. Sometimes, of course, the illness is actually eliminated, but this does not necessarily mean that health is restored.


Family Therapy Separation Anxiety Observe Behavior Individual Concept Personal Circumstance 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nossrat Peseschkian
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  1. 1.WiesbadenGermany

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