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Works: 65 works in 148 publications in 1 language and 7,797 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Educational films  Interviews  Internet videos  Documentary films  Filmed interviews  Nonfiction films  Methods (Music)  Instructional films  Nonfiction television programs 
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The legacy of unresolved loss : a family systems approach, instructor's version( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this realistic simulation of an 18-week course of therapy with the Rogers family, we see how the presenting problem--teenage daughter Michelle's rebellious behavior--masks unresolved loss across three generations of family members. Despite the father's initial resistance to explore the death of the children's mother, McGoldrick links this loss with the family's current struggles, and assists them in the delayed grieving
Mixed anxiety and depression : a cognitive-behavioral approach by Donald Meichenbaum( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clients seeking psychotherapy frequently suffer from both anxiety and depression, making treatment particularly challenging. In this video, internationally renowned therapist Donald Meichenbaum demonstrates a brief, effective approach for treating these comorbid disorders. Viewers follow a dramatic recreation of key moments in this 12-session course of therapy with Anna P., a 40-year-old woman who experiences recurrent bouts of panic in addition to a long history of depression."--Container
Psychotherapy with the unmotivated patient by Erving Polster( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creation of an actual course of therapy, with details changed to preserve confidentiality. Shows therapist and teacher Erving Polster in counseling sessions with Gerald: bright, cynical, emotionally detached, overly-intellectual, and seemingly determined to defeat this therapist as he has previous ones. In numerous vignettes over the course of treatment, Polster engages Gerald in interactions, matching wits, joining him with humor, and challenging his defenses with a balance of confrontation and empathy
Irvin Yalom : live case consultation( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three therapists with varying levels of experience present cases to master clinician Irvin Yalom ... Dr. Yalom responds to both the clinical issues and the therapists' reactions and countertransference, always looking for opportunities to bring more focus into the here-and-now of the therapeutic relationship. He highlights key existential themes, interweaving ideas from writers and philosophers who have influenced his thinking, as well as clinical vignettes from his own practice"--Container
Reality therapy for addictions( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy Lewis, Jon Carlson, and Robert Wubbolding begin by introducing reality theory. The introduction is followed by an initial therapy session with Dr. Wubbolding and Bill, a forty-three year old man, whose recovery from cocaine addiction is complicated by depression. Then the therapy session is discussed by Lewis, Carlson, Wubbolding, and a panel of counselors, counselor educators, and graduate students
Tools & techniques for family therapy by John T Edwards( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the goals of family therapy. Introduces and demonstrates tools and techniques for use in family therapy. Covers techniques such as segmenting, enactments, positive reframing, mapping, draw-a-dream, circle method, colleague teamwork, new talk, guardrail, sculpting, and alter ego
The gift of therapy : a conversation with Irvin Yalom, M.D. by Irvin D Yalom( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yalom masterfully addresses the core issues facing therapists: * Working in the Here-and-Now * Therapist Self-Disclosure * Keeping Therapy Alive in the Era of Managed Care * Avoiding Burnout by Staying Curious * Existential and Group Psychotherapy * The Therapist Role and Fellow Travelers * Challenges and Tips for the Next Generation of Therapists He elucidates these topics as always with engaging stories from his work with patients, and his own personal life experiences
Adlerian play therapy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores techniques of Adlerian play therapy, in which therapists reflect children's actions and use encouragement and suggestions through play. Terry Kottman describes the technique of play therapy as she uses it with child clients. She meets with a 5-year-old boy and then joins an in-depth discussion of the further impact and uses of this approach
Understanding group psychotherapy by Irvin D Yalom( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Yalom brings the group from content to process, establishes group norms, establishes a supportive group environment, and builds trust among group members. Between sessions, he comments on the situations depicted and the techniques used. The patients are actors but the situation and dialog are drawn from Dr. Yallom's experience with real patients in outpatient therapy. Outpatients portrays a re-enactment of four segments of group sessions over the course of a mixed adult psychotheraphy group. Dr. Yalom provides insightful behind the scenes commentary regarding his interventions
Gestalt therapy with children( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first section, therapist Violet Oaklander discusses gestalt therapy with children with hosts Jon Carlson and Don Keat. The second section features Violet Oaklander in an actual therapy session with a child. The final section is a question and answer session with the audience of therapists-in-training
Family systems therapy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the major theories of family therapy. This segment looks at family systems therapy, which is based on the belief that the family and other systems, such as work, influence the individual just as the individual influences each system. Carlos and Kjos discuss with Hardy the family systems theory and its application, followed by an actual counseling demonstration. Concludes with a group of professionals discussing the demonstration and the theory
Integrative counseling by Gerald Corey( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What Jeffrey Kottler has noticed in his vast training in multiple theoretical perspectives is that all kinds of therapy work. Good therapy is when the therapist engages the client and combines certain core ingredients including a combination of insight and action, and cognition and affect. In this video, Kottler engages with a client who is struggling with two losses: the ending of a romantic relationship and her children moving out. You'll be impressed by how quickly he makes a connection with her and uses this alliance to allow his interventions to take root. Creatively pulling techniques from a variety of approaches, and even using humor, he helps her develop a new focus on how she can bridge her loneliness by reaching out to people in new ways. Jon Carlson and Diane Kjos introduce Kottler and facilitate a discussion on the approach."--Container
Coming out : voices of gay and lesbian teens and their families( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young lesbians, gays, and their families describe their own "coming out" experiences clearly and poignantly -- real interviews with gay and lesbian teenagers and the parents, sharing their experience of coming out. Also includes expert commentary by Dr. Wendy Rosen on the special issues these teenagers face at home and at school, as well as the different stages and processes they and their families go through in order to fully embrace their sexuality
Making divorce work : a clinical approach to the binuclear family( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Therapist Constance Ahrons demonstrates her approach to working with divorced families, with an emphasis on helping ex-spouses and new spouses effectively manage their shared parenting responsibilities
Effective psychotherapy with men by Robert Levant( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this dramatic recreation of key moments in a 12-session course of therapy with Raymond--a man who at mid-life cannot feel excitement at the prospect of his impending fatherhood--Dr. Levant demonstrates an unconventional, yet very effective approach to working with men."--Container
Psychodrama in action( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zerka Moreno directs an actual psychodrama session with a group of experienced psychodrama practitioners. The protagonist "Frank" has been having great difficulty completing his doctoral thesis. Moreno directs him in several scenes, including doubling and role reversals with his thesis and late grandfather. Extensive voiceover by Moreno explains her thoughts and rationale for her intervention.--from container
Gender differences in depression : a marital therapy approach by Peggy Papp( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peggy Papp, a therapist and Director of the Depression Project of the Ackerman Institute for Family Therapy, New York, and a team of consultants speak about depression in married couples. Includes interviews with depressed couples
Rollo May on existential psychotherapy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dialogue with Kirk Schneider, Rollo May explains existential psychotherapy and explores his own unique therapy style. He reflects on his work with clients and gets specific on what we can take or leave from other influential psychotherapists
Couples and infertility : moving beyond loss( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using a clinical illustration of a family systems approach to treatment, this video offers a framework for understanding the emotional and psychological impact of infertility upon couples who have sought unsuccessfully to conceive"--Container
Moreno movies( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All four movies extend from 1933 to 1964, and represent, beyond their historical value, a very good introduction to Moreno methods and style of directing
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