Listening In Allows The Reader To Eavesdrop Behind The Closed Door Of The Therapy Room, Where Private And Personal Lives Are Stripped Bare Forty Something Patrick Chime Is A Talented Therapist But Terrible Husband When A Client Demands Patrick S Personal, As Well As Professional, Involvement In His Life, He Is Forced To Evaluate Not Only The True Worth Of The Therapy But Also The Cost To Him Of A Life Spent Listening In As His World Starts To Unravel, And He Learns About His Client S Obsessions With The Artist Degas And Internet Sex, Patrick Comes To Appreciate The Parallels Between Therapy And Prostitution And Starts To Question Which Is Genuine Listening In Is The Debut Novel By Sexual Counsellor And Marital Therapist Kevin Chandler I thought the comparisson between prostitution and counselling an odd one initially but found the content of the book to be well written and compelling I felt it offered insight into the therapeutic relationship and some of the challenges that participants can experience on both sides and enjoyed the various twists the story contained Thumbs up from me Good novel about therapy written by a therapist Shows the possible pitfalls of therapy for the counsellor and how important supervision is.A wee bit far fetched at times but could see what the author was trying to do.
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- 296 pages
- Listening In: A Novel of Therapy and Real Life
- Kevin Chandler
- 09 April 2017 Kevin Chandler