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Resources for further readings

Leslie S. Greenberg (2024)

Shame and Anger in Psychotherapy 1st Edition


Sandra C. Paivio & Antonio Pascual-Leone (2023)

Emotion-Focused Therapy for Complex Trauma

Aman Kwatra, Ladislav Timulak, Sharon Lu Huixian, Ciara Joyce & Mary Creaner

Transforming emotional Pain, An Emotion-Focused Workbook

Ladislav Timulak & Daragh Keogh (2022)

Transdiagnostic Emotion-Focused Therapy

Joanne Dolhanty, Vanja Hjelmseth, Bente Austbo & Anne Hilde Vassbo Hagen

Emotion Focused Skills Training for Parents 

Leslie S. Greenberg (2021)

Changing Emotion with Emotion 

Robert Elliott, Leslie S. Greenberg (2021)

Emotion-Focused Counselling in Action

Rhonda N. Goldman, Alexandre Vaz, Tony Rousmaniere (2021)

Deliberate Practice in Emotion-Focused Therapy

Leslie S. Greenberg, Goldman, Rhonda, (2019)

Clinical Handbook of Emotion-Focused Therapy, Washington: APA Books

Leslie S. Greenberg, (2016)

Emotion-Focused Therapy, Theories of Psychotherapy Series: APA Books


Leslie S. Greenberg, PhD., 2002 or 2015 

Emotion-focused Therapy: Coaching Clients to Work Through Their Feelings,

Jeanne C. Watson and Leslie S. Greenberg (2017)
Emotion-Focused Therapy for Generalized Anxiety


Goldman, R.N. & Greenberg, L.S. (2014).  
Case Formulation in Emotion-Focused Therapy:
Co-creating Clinical Maps for Change, Washington: APA Books

Paivio, Sandra & Pascual-Leone, Antonio (2010)

EFT for Complex Trauma

An Integrative Approach, Washington DC., APA Books.


Greenberg, L. S.& Goldman, R. N. (2008). 
Emotion-Focused Couples Therapy: 
The Dynamics of Emotion, Love, and Power, Washington: APA Books.


Watson, J. C., Goldman, R. N., & Greenberg, L. S. (2007). 
Case-studies in the experiential treatment of depression: 
A comparison of good and bad outcome.  Washington: APA Books.


Greenberg, L. S. & Watson, J. C. (2005). 
EFT for Depression.  Washington: APA Books. (This book has been translated and republished in Complex Chinese language by permission of APA in 2009)


Elliott, R., Watson, J. C., Greenberg, L. & Goldman, R. (2003).  
Learning emotion focused psychotherapy: The process-experiential approach to 

Washington: APA Books.

Greenberg, L. S. & Paivio, Sandra C. (2003)

Working with Emotions in Psychotherapy.

New York: Guilford Press.

Watson, J. C., Goldman, R. & Warner, M. S. (Eds.). (2002). 
Client-centered and experiential psychotherapy in the 21st century: Advances in theory, research and practice. Ross on Wye:  PCCS Books.

Greenberg, L. S., Watson, J. C. & Lietaer, G. (Eds.). (1998). 
Handbook of experiential psychotherapy.  New York:  Guilford Press. 

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