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Family therapy : an overview

Author: Irene Goldenberg; Herbert Goldenberg
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th edView all editions and formats

Provides a presentation of the major theoretical underpinnings and clinical practices in the family therapy field. Presenting an overview of viewpoints, perspectives, values, intervention techniques,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irene Goldenberg; Herbert Goldenberg
ISBN: 9781111828806 1111828806 9780840028143 0840028148 9780840028129 0840028121
OCLC Number: 770864539
Notes: Irene Goldenberg's name appears first in all previous editions except the 7th; Herbert Goldenberg's name appears first only on the 7th and 8th editions, published after his death.
Description: xxvi, 574 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Fundamentals of family psychology --
Adopting a family relationship framework --
Family development: continuity and change --
Gender, culture, and ethnicity in family functioning --
Interlocking systems: the individual, the family, and the community --
Development and practice of family therapy --
Origins and growth of family therapy --
Professional issues and ethical practices --
Established schools of family therapy --
Psychodynamic models --
Transgenerational models --
Experiential models --
Structural model --
Strategic model --
Behavioral and cognitive-behavioral models --
New directions in family therapy --
Social construction models I: solution-focused therapy and collaborative therapy --
Social construction models II: narrative therapy --
Psychoeducational models: teaching skills to specific populations --
Clinical research: the synergy of science and practice --
Research on family assessment and therapeutic outcome --
Family theories and family therapies: a comparative assessment --
Comparative view of family theories and therapies.
Responsibility: Herbert Goldenberg, Irene Goldenberg.
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