亞洲輔導學報



Naikan: A Western Perspective of an Asian Approach to Psychotherapy

1994.第3卷第1及2期(Vol. 3 Nos. 1 & 2).pp. 35–42
 

Naikan: A Western Perspective of an Asian Approach to Psychotherapy

內觀法:融合西方觀念的亞洲心理治療

M. Honoré FRANCE & Ed ALLEN

Abstract

This article describes the theory and practice of an Asian counselling approach, Naikan, used in Canada. A historical and philosophical background of Naikan is provided, along with a description of the therapeutic process. While the spirit of the Naikan approach is retained, it thas been adapted for use in Canada with a Western clientele. To emphasize how we use Naikan, the case of "M" is presented and discussed.

摘要

本文為探討亞洲心理治療學派──內觀法在加拿大應用之理論背景及實施方法。其中描述其治療過桯及背後的歷史和思想背景。雖然,內觀法被應用在 西方的當事人身上,但它的精神仍然是得以維持,而為了解釋怎樣運用內觀法,個案“M”會呈現及討論。