Dr Irvin D Yalom is the author of Love's Executioner, Every Day Gets a Little Closer, and several textbooks on psychotherapy, as well as the novels When Nietzsche Wept and Lying on the Couch. He is Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University and lives and practices in California.
"'Extremely reader-friendly...an almost automatic recommendation for the person about to conduct his first group'. British Journal of Psychotherapy 'A delight to read: a most important and enriching book for anyone practicing group therapy or counselling on either side of the Atlantic'. British Journal of Guidance and Counselling"