Helen Landgarten, art therapist, examines differing approaches to psychiatric practice in the Los Angeles community. Her guest is Dr. Janet Ruckert, psychologist in private practice and training therapist on the staff of the Gestalt Institute. Ruckert describes the gestalt therapy, its origins in the work of Fritz Perle, and how it differs from other kinds of therapies. The second part of the program contains an example of gestalt therapy as applied to dream analysis with a volunteer present in the studio. Contains sensitive language.
Formerly cataloged as BB4450.02.
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