2020/2021 Curriculum and Readings – Group A

PGI Weekend Program 2020/2021

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Date

Faculty

Theme

Reading

Weekend 1

10/3 – 10/4

Ren

323-640-5854

Dialogue

  • From The Healing Relationship in Gestalt Therapy by Rich Hycner and Lynne Jacobs, Chapter 3, Dialogue in Gestalt Theory and Therapy by Lynne Jacobs
  • From Martin Buber on Psychology and Psychotherapy, Essays, Letter and Dialogue, edited by Judith Buber Agassi, One Essay: Elements of the Interhuman
  • Presence as Evocative Power in Therapy by Joseph Zinker

Weekend 2

11/7 – 11/8

Michelle

323-810-0680

Paradoxical Theory of Change

  • The Paradoxical Theory of Change by Arnold Beisser
  • The Power of the Immediate Moment in Gestalt Therapy by Gary Yontef
  • That Which Enables: Support as Complex and Contextually Emergent by Lynne Jacobs

Weekend 3

12/5 – 12/6

Friedemann

310-285-5510

Foundational Concepts of Gestalt Therapy

  • From Current Psychotherapies by Corsini & Wedding, Introduction to Gestalt Therapy by Bowman, Jacobs, & Yontef

Weekend 4

1/9 – 1/10

Armin

917-549-3385

Shame

  • From Awareness, Dialogue and Process by Gary Yontef, Chapter 15, Shame
  • From The Voice of Shame, Silence and Connection in Psychotherapy, edited by Lee & Wheeler, Chapter 11 by Lynne Jacobs

Weekend 5

2/20 – 2/21

Lynne

310-729-5202

Interventions as Experiments

  • Dialogue and Experiment by Friedemann Schulz & Gary Yontef
  • From the Radical Center, Selected Writings of Irv and Miriam Polster, One Chapter:  The Therapeutic Power of Attention

Weekend 6

3/20 – 3/21

Christine

323-309-5138

Relationality

  • Relationality & Relational Process in Gestalt Therapy by Lynne Jacobs
  • From Relational Approaches in Gestalt Therapy, Edited by Rich Hycner and Lynne Jacobs, One Chapter: The Relational Attitude in Gestalt Theory and Practice by Gary Yontef