Chapter 11. Owning Your Own Data: The Management of Denial

  1. Mary McMurran
  1. D. Richard Laws

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713471.ch11

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy

How to Cite

Laws, D. R. (2002) Owning Your Own Data: The Management of Denial, in Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy (ed M. McMurran), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713471.ch11

Editor Information

  1. School of Psychology, Cardiff University, UK

Author Information

  1. South Island Consulting, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470845103

Online ISBN: 9780470713471

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Keywords:

  • common dictionary definition;
  • serious personal problem;
  • psychological definitions;
  • denial;
  • daydream

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • What is Denial?

  • Why is Denial a Problem?

  • Assessment of Denial

  • Treatment of Denial

  • Conclusions

  • Author's Note

  • References