About the Author
Garry Prouty was the founder of Pre-Therapy. He lectured in European clinics, hospitals and training organisations for nearly 20 years, and delivered the Frieda Fromm-Riechian Memorial Lecture at the Washington School of Psychiatry. Marlis Portner worked as a psychologist and psychotherapist in private practice, and as a consultant for staff members of various social care organizations in Europe. Dion Van Werde is a psychologist with a postgraduate specialization in Client-Centred and Experiential Psychotherapy. He is a Pre-Therapy Staff Fellow of the Chicago Counseling and Psychotherapy Center, USA, and a coordinator of the Pre-Therapy International Network.