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Index Acknowledgments

Abstract................................................................................................................... 7

Chapter 1, Introduction.......................................................................................... 8 1.1 “Talking cure� ............................................................................................................... 8 1.2. Listening ........................................................................................................................ 9 1.3. Research design ............................................................................................................10

Chapter 2, My Curiosity .........................................................................................12 2.1. Sessions ..........................................................................................................................13 2.2. Differences.....................................................................................................................14

Chapter 3, Research Questions............................................................................16

Chapter 4, Literature ..............................................................................................17 4.1. Voice-resource-bank.....................................................................................................17 4.2. History ...........................................................................................................................17 4.2.1. Psychoanalysis.............................................................................................................18 4.2.2. Client-Centred Therapy ...............................................................................................18 4.2.3. The Milan Model.........................................................................................................19 4.3. Meaning as socially constructed..................................................................................19 4.4. The Dialogue .................................................................................................................20 4.4.1. The relationship between language and the experience of self ...................................21 4.4.2. Addressivity, receptivity, utterance and double voice.................................................21

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Dialogical Action Research  

Dialogical Action Research - About therapeutic listening, creating space for voices to emerge and to be heard