Tuesday, June 28, 2011
The Impasse: Why People Go To Therapy
Why does someone come to therapy? It is because the person needs to solve a problem. She is at a "stuck point," where her own resources are insufficient. She comes to learn; but until she solves her problem, she is in the uncomfortable, frustrating and immobilizing state called, "The Impasse" (Perls, Gestalt Therapy Verbatim).