Category Archive: Alexandra Bloch-Atefi

Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Internal Self-Alienation (2017) by Janina Fisher. New York, NY: Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-70823-4 (pbk).

Return to Articles Reviewed by: Alexandra Bloch-Atefi, PhD, The University of Adelaide.   With her new book, Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Internal Self-Alienation, Janina Fisher, a renowned international clinical psychotherapist with over 40 years’ experience specialising in trauma, makes a revolutionary contribution to the field of trauma work. Her contribution lies …

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The effectiveness of body-oriented psychotherapy: A review of the literature

Return to Journal Articles Alexandra Bloch-Atefi and Julie Smith Melbourne, Victoria, Australia              Introduction “Body-oriented psychotherapy interventions” is an umbrella term for all psychotherapies “that explicitly use body techniques to strengthen the developing dialogue between patient and psycho-therapist about what is being experienced and perceived … In most schools of body psychotherapy, the …

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The effectiveness of body-oriented psychotherapy: A review of the literature

Alexandra Bloch-Atefi and Julie Smith [1] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia                                                                                               Abstract The purpose of …

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