The author explains the use of verbatim (transcription) of therapeutic sessions esplecially addressing his words to students of psychotherapy schools and to clinicians. He shows the aims of this clinical tool and how it can be used in gestalt therapy, with its narrative and creative aspects. To transcribe a session represents the co-creation of therapeutic process in its crucial moments. For this reasons, verbatim is an important (maybe unique) tool,both in clinical and training settings.
Keywords: Verbatim, transcription, co-creation, therapeutic process, training process, situational field