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Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

Finding Meaning in Meaning Research

The Human Question for Meaning: Theories, Research, and Applications (2nd ed.). By Paul T. P. Wong New York, NY: Routledge, 2012. 719 pp. ISBN 978-0415876773 $79.95 Reviewed by William E. Smythe   Abstract Reviews the book, The Human Quest for Meaning: Theories,...

Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

From the Antiviolence Movement to a Positive Feminism

Hard Knocks: Domestic Violence and the Psychology of Storytelling By Janice Haaken New York, NY: Routledge, 2010. 196 pp. ISBN 978-0-415-56342-0 $26.95 Reviewed by Paul T. P. Wong The title Hard Knocks: Domestic Violence and the Psychology of Storytelling really grabs...

Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

From Multicultural Competency to International Psychology

Case Incidents in Counseling for International Transitions By Nancy Arthur and Paul Pedersen (Eds.) Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association, 2008. 334 pp. ISBN 978-1-55620-269-8 $59.95 Reviewed by Paul T. P. Wong My immediate reaction after reading through...

Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

Narrative Practice and Meaning-Centered Positive Psychotherapy

Maps of Narrative Practice By Michael White New York, NY: Norton, 2007. 304 pp. ISBN 978-0-393-70516-4 $25.95 Reviewed by Paul T. P. Wong Michael White has become synonymous with narrative therapy in the same way Kleenex became synonymous with facial tissue. His...

Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

Perils and Promises in the Pursuit of Happiness

In Search of Happiness: Understanding an Endangered State of Mind by John F. Schumaker Westport, CT: Praeger, 2007. 287 pp. ISBN 978-0-2759-9456-3 $29.95 Reviewed by Paul T. P. Wong Life without happiness is like living on a parched land without rain. But what does it...

Integrating Indigenous Healing With Mainstream Psychotherapy: Promises and Obstacles

Civil Virtues, Social Capital, and Positive Community

Citizens, Cops, and Power: Recognizing the Limits of Community by Steve Herbert Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2006. 168 pp. ISBN 0-226-32730-2 (hardcover) $40.00 ISBN 0-226-32731-0 (paperback) $16.00 Review by Paul T. P. Wong It is only fair to both...

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