Université de Neuchâtel

Meaning and Change in Psychotherapy

Zittoun, Tania

In: Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Science, 2011, vol. 45, no. 3, p. 325-334

Starting from two accounts of psychological change in therapeutic settings, based respectively on the analysis of metaphors (Faccio et al. 2011, this issue) and on transformative moments in self narratives (Ribeiro and Gonçalves 2011, this issue), this paper examines core processes of psychological change. Drawing on sociocultural psychology, the paper first argues that core processes of change...