Cultural diversity issues are woven throughout. See also dattilio's edited volume, case studies in Couple and Family Therapy, which features case presentations from distinguished practitioners plus commentary from Dattilio on how to integrate systemic and cognitive perspectives. . From a leading expert in cognitive-behavioral therapy and couple and family therapy, this comprehensive guide combines research and clinical wisdom.
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with Couples and Families: A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians #ad - The author shows how therapeutic techniques originally designed for individuals have been successfully adapted for couples and families struggling with a wide range of relationship problems and stressful life transitions.
The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection Basic Principles into Practice SeriesRoutledge #ad - Written by a leading authority on emotionally focused couples and marital therapy, this second edition is an up-to-date reference on all aspects of EFT and its uses for mental health professionals. Since its original publication in 1996, this volume has been a helpful guide to therapists in the practice of emotionally focused therapy.
Routledge. This second edition addresses the many changes in the field of couples therapy, including updated research results linked to clinical intervention and new information on using EFT to address depression and PTSD. A new section covers the growth of couples therapy as a field and its overall relevance to the mental health field, accompanied by coverage of how recent research into the nature of marital distress is consonant with EFT.
The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection Basic Principles into Practice Series #ad - Other new features are a section on EFT and feminism, as well as a section on cultural competence for the EFT therapist.
The Marriage Clinic: A Scientifically Based Marital Therapy Norton Professional Books HardcoverW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Routledge. The marriage clinic presents a complete marital therapy program based on John Gottman's much heralded research on marital success and failure. Here one will find not only a wide range of succinct and useful assessment procedures, research-based, but also a highly specific, and modularized treatment program.
These findings, which are explained here in understandable, form the basis of his Sound Marital House theory of marriage, nontechnical language, which guides the new therapy. This therapy has two goals: changing the marital friendship and teaching couples to regulate conflict. Therapists, too, can choose among the questionnaires and strategies for those that fit the needs of particular couples.
Gottman compares his clinic to a restaurant, where clients are offered a menu of treatment formats, from psychoeducation for specific issues to extended therapy to repair a badly damaged marital friendship. He gives therapists the tools to teach spouses five fundamental skills to develop and strengthen their friendship: softened start-up, accepting influence, compromise, repair and de-escalation, and physiological soothing.
The Marriage Clinic: A Scientifically Based Marital Therapy Norton Professional Books Hardcover #ad - Despite the high aims of much marital therapy, Gottman found that most marital conflicts involve fundamentally unresolvable relationship issues called "perpetual problems. He shows how therapists can help spouses move from gridlock to dialogue on these issues. Whatever their choice, they will find that their practice is greatly enriched by the scientifically-based offerings of The Marriage Clinic.
Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy, Fifth EditionThe Guilford Press #ad - Chapters on couple therapy for PTSD, functional analytic couple therapy, and the integrative problem-centered metaframeworks approach. The volume also describes cutting-edge applications for particular relationship contexts such as blended families, and separated couples and clinical problems such as partner aggression, psychological disorders, LGBT couples, and medical issues.
The distinguished coeditors bring together other leading experts, most of whom developed the approaches they describe. Adhering closely to a uniform structure to facilitate study and comparison, theoretical and empirical underpinnings, chapters cover the history, and techniques of each model. Routledge. New to this edition *Chapters on interpersonal neurobiology and intercultural relationships.
Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy, Fifth Edition #ad - Regarded as the authoritative reference and text, this handbook presents the most effective, widely studied approaches to couple therapy. Gurman, which presents in-depth illustrations of treatment. Many new authors. Extensively revised with the latest theory and research. Guilford Publications. See also clinical Casebook of Couple Therapy, edited by Alan S.
Doing Couple Therapy, Second Edition: Craft and Creativity in Work with Intimate PartnersThe Guilford Press #ad - Rich with sensitive case material, the book features end-of-chapter exercises that help readers identify and develop their own strengths as practitioners. Reproducible client handouts explaining key techniques. Chapter on the middle stages of treatment. New to this edition *three chapters offering detailed treatment maps for common couple problems, with new case examples.
Now thoroughly revised, this practical, user-friendly guide has helped thousands of novice couple therapists and students to navigate the challenges of clinical work with couples in conflict. Guilford Publications. See also the author's doing Family Therapy, Third Edition: Craft and Creativity in Clinical Practice.
Doing Couple Therapy, Second Edition: Craft and Creativity in Work with Intimate Partners #ad - Guilford Publications. Robert taibbi presents effective strategies for rapidly identifying a couple's core issues and conducting each stage of therapy, from the first sessions to termination. Sharper focus on the three major obstacles to couple success: poor communication, emotional wounds, and differing visions.
Increased attention to the all-important opening sessions. Routledge. Appendices include reproducible client handouts that can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size.
Genograms: Assessment and Intervention Third Edition Norton Professional Books PaperbackW. W. Norton & Company #ad - By providing a fascinating view into the richness of family dynamics, McGoldrick and her coauthors provide an invaluable guide to clinicians for accurately charting a family’s structure, making it easier to scan for potential problems and take proactive steps to utilize resources when necessary. Guilford Publications.
W w norton Company. 32-page color insert Routledge. Now updated and expanded in its third edition, doing a genogram interview, and featuring revised genograms for easier reading, this best-selling text provides a standard method for constructing a genogram, reflecting the growing and widespread use of genograms for clinical intervention, and interpreting the results.
Genograms: Assessment and Intervention Third Edition Norton Professional Books Paperback #ad - Once these principles have been explained, the authors go on to present the important clinical applications of genograms in both family therapy and family medicine. These applications include the effective assessment of patients’ risk for emotional problems such as anxiety or depression; structural patterns among families such as divorce and remarriage; relationship patterns such as enmeshment, and racism; and family life cycle transitions and developmental crises, and cut-offs; recent and chronic life stressors such as pregnancy, acute illness, conflicts, poverty, among other uses.
. Genograms of famous families―sigmund freud, and help to elucidate the principles of family systems theory and systemic interviewing, Princess Diana, Jane Fonda and Ted Turner, the Kennedys, to name a few―bring the text to life, the Roosevelts, and Thomas Jefferson, Bill Clinton, Woody Allen and Mia Farrow, which form the basis of genogram work.
Widely used by both family therapists and all health care professionals, the genogram is a graphic way of organizing the mass of information gathered during a family assessment and finding patterns in the family system for more targeted treatment. Guilford Publications.
Doing Family Therapy, Third Edition: Craft and Creativity in Clinical PracticeThe Guilford Press #ad - Extensively revised chapter on core concepts: process, patterns, problems, and resistance. More detailed recommendations for conducting the first session and doing assessments. Guilford Publications. End-of-chapter reflection questions and experiential exercises encourage readers to develop their own clinical style.
Routledge. Guilford Publications. The book maps out the challenges and process of the beginning, middle, and end stages of treatment; presents creative strategies for assessment and intervention with parents and kids of all ages; analyzes how working with individuals can effect helpful changes in couples and families; and offers practical tips for overcoming common roadblocks.
Doing Family Therapy, Third Edition: Craft and Creativity in Clinical Practice #ad - New to this edition *Reflects the author's clinical experience and recent advances in the field. Guilford Publications. See also the author's doing couple Therapy, Second Edition: Craft and Creativity in Work with Intimate Partners. W w norton Company. Rather than advocating one best approach, Robert Taibbi shows that there are multiple ways to guide families and harness their strengths.
Featuring rich case examples, this book has helped tens of thousands of students and therapists build the skills and confidence needed to tackle the full range of issues that families bring to therapy. Quick-reference guidelines for treating frequently encountered adolescent problems.
The CBT Couples Toolbox: Over 45 Exercises to Improve Communication, Navigate Problems and Build Strong RelationshipsPESI Publishing & Media #ad - W w norton Company. Grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy strategies, Mindfulness and Positive Psychology, along with the best interventions from Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, this will be your powerful go-to resource for guiding couples through challenges, obstacles and opportunities. Filled with 45 unique exercises, treatment plans and homework to diagnose, assessments, tackle specific issues, and keep the therapy moving forward.
Use these proven methods to: - diffuse destructive emotions - Improve high-conflict relationships - Strengthen communication issues - Build trust and forgiveness - Lessen anger issues- Motivate behavior change Routledge. Guilford Publications. Guilford Publications. Guilford Publications.
Attachment Theory in Practice: Emotionally Focused Therapy EFT with Individuals, Couples, and FamiliesThe Guilford Press #ad - Special features include instructive end-of-chapter exercises and reflection questions. Guilford Publications. Guilford Publications. The primary developer of emotionally focused therapy EFT for couples, Johnson now extends her attachment-based approach to individuals and families. Routledge. Each modality individual, couple, and family therapy is covered in paired chapters that respectively introduce key concepts and present an in-depth case example.
W w norton Company. Guilford Publications. Johnson argues that psychotherapy is most effective when it focuses on the healing power of emotional connection. Drawing on cutting-edge research on adult attachment--and providing an innovative roadmap for clinical practice--Susan M. The volume shows how eft aligns perfectly with attachment theory as it provides proven techniques for treating anxiety, depression, and relationship problems.
Maps of Narrative Practice Norton Professional Books HardcoverW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Michael white, one of the founders of narrative therapy, is back with his first major publication since the seminal Narrative Means to Therapeutic Ends, which Norton published in 1990. Maps of narrative practice provides brand new practical and accessible accounts of the major areas of narrative practice that White has developed and taught over the years, so that readers may feel confident when utilizing this approach in their practices.
Guilford Publications. Guilford Publications. The book covers each of the five main areas of narrative practice-re-authoring conversations, remembering conversations, for therapeutic growth, scaffolding conversations, and rite of passage maps-to provide readers with an explanation of the practical implications, externalizing conversations, definitional ceremony, of these conversations.
Maps of Narrative Practice Norton Professional Books Hardcover #ad - Routledge. Guilford Publications. W w norton Company. Readers both well-versed in narrative therapy as well as those new to its concepts, will find this fresh statement of purpose and practice essential to their clinical work. The book is filled with transcripts and commentary, skills training exercises for the reader, and charts that outline the conversations in diagrammatic form.
Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Second Edition: Basics and BeyondThe Guilford Press #ad - Beck's cognitive therapy for challenging problems: What to Do When the Basics Don't Work, which addresses ways to solve frequently encountered problems with patients who are not making progress. Reproducible clinical tools can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. See also Dr. Guilford Publications.
W w norton Company. The leading text for students and practicing therapists who want to learn the fundamentals of cognitive behavior therapy CBT, this book is eminently practical and authoritative. Guilford Publications. Core cognitive, behavioral, and experiential techniques are explicated and strategies are presented for troubleshooting difficulties and preventing relapse.
Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Second Edition: Basics and Beyond #ad - Guilford Publications. New to this edition*reflects over 15 years of research advances and the author's ongoing experience as a clinician, teacher, and supervisor. Chapters on the evaluation session and behavioral activation. Increased emphasis on the therapeutic relationship, building on patients' strengths, and homework.
Now even more practical: features reproducibles and a sample case write-up. An extended case example and many vignettes and transcripts illustrate CBT in action. Beck demonstrates how to engage patients, plan treatment, develop a sound case conceptualization, and structure sessions effectively.