Nimble and Courageous Acts: How Michael Became the Boss of Himself

@article{Tilsen2005NimbleAC,
  title={Nimble and Courageous Acts: How Michael Became the Boss of Himself},
  author={Julie Tilsen and Sally V. Russell and Michael. and David Nylund},
  journal={Journal of Systemic Therapies},
  year={2005},
  volume={24},
  pages={29-42}
}
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