We base our assumptions about normality on our own experience and risk mistaking the norms of our immediate social circle (or movies and TV) for demographic reality.
Be on time for your appointments & consultations. Punctuality conveys professionalism, respect and allows you to address & manage possible resistance on the part of the client.
Treat others as you'd like to be treated is a universal principle. Therapists who avoid working with other faiths and cultures can be assured that there is common ground to work from.
An accessible argument in favour of the scientific method. The book provides tools for discriminating science from pseudoscience and knowledge from speculation.
A collection of exercises for developing therapists. The insights to be derived from this book should improve the practice of any therapist.