Brief Therapy with Intimidating Cases
Changing the Unchangeable.
By Richard Fisch, Karin Schlanger.
A Proven Technique Applying Brief Therapy to Difficult and Challenging Disorders.
Changing the Unchangeable is a myth shattering book that reveals how short-term therapy
can be used as a powerful tool for treating clients who present a range of complex
psychological disorders including severe depression, delusions and paranoia, anorexia,
alcoholism, obsessive-compulsive behavior, and borderline personality disorder.
'Fisch and Schlanger have done an admirable job of addressing the difficult. They have done
this with detailed description of cases and of step-by-step explanations for dealing with the
'Filled with rich examples, this is an incisive, carefully analyzed exploration of the
pioneering practices created at MRI's Brief Therapy Center.'-Carlos E. Sluzki, clinical
professor of psychiatry, University of California Los Angeles