Change and Continuity in Adult Life / Edition 1

Change and Continuity in Adult Life / Edition 1

by Marjorie Fiske, David A. Chiriboga, Marjorie Fiske
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555422497

ISBN-13: 9781555422493

Pub. Date: 10/15/1990

Publisher: Wiley

A pioneer in the field of family therapy presents an effective, straightforward approach for conducting first therapy sessions, showing step-by-step how to identify client problems and help solve them within families. Expands on the ideas Haley first presented in his best-selling book Problem-Solving Therapy.  See more details below

Overview

A pioneer in the field of family therapy presents an effective, straightforward approach for conducting first therapy sessions, showing step-by-step how to identify client problems and help solve them within families. Expands on the ideas Haley first presented in his best-selling book Problem-Solving Therapy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555422493
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/15/1990
Series:
Social and Behavioral Sciences Series
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
0.88(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

PrefaceThe Authors
1. Introduction
Part One: How Adults View Themselves at Different Ages
2. Exploring the Self: Objective Impressions
3. Further Explorations of the Self: Subjective Descriptions
4. Being Flexible Versus Rigid
5. Reactions to Social Change
5. Reactions to Social Change
6. Effects of Childhood Deprivation an Adult Adaptability
7. Impact of Life Stress: Crisis or Challenge?
8. Influence of Mythical and Forgotten Stressors
9. Resources and Deficits: Clues to How Adults Handle Stress
Part Three: What Matters Most at the Four Stages of Adulthood
10. Goals and Values: Giving Life Meaning11. Sense of Commitment: A Fundamental Human Concern12. Having Enough Life Satisfaction: The Measure of Life's Quality13. Epilogue: Charting Change and Continuity over the Life Course

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