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Intentionality: The Fabric of Relationality
Author/s: Dan Bloom 
Year:  2021 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  12 Pg. 61-72 FullText PDF:  187 KB
DOI:  10.3280/GEST2021-001007
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The Coronavirus pandemic is a world-historical event. We live in a post-Coronavirus world. This paper addresses how Gestalt Therapy’s concepts of intentionality, contacting and relationality come together as the intentionality of contacting that form the fabric of relationali-ty. These concepts are presented from a clinical phenomenological and personal perspective of the author in New York City at the height of the pandemic. This article is an adaptation of a May 16, 2020, presentation at the online conference "Dialogues on Psychotherapy at the Time of Coronavirus", sponsored by Istituto di Gestalt HCC- Italy.
Keywords: Gestalt Therapy, contacting, intentionality, relationality, Covid.

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Dan Bloom, Intentionality: The Fabric of Relationality in "QUADERNI DI GESTALT" 1/2021, pp. 61-72, DOI:10.3280/GEST2021-001007


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