Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy, Third Edition / Edition 3

Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy, Third Edition / Edition 3

by Alan S. Gurman
     
 

ISBN-10: 1572307587

ISBN-13: 9781572307582

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.


Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this acclaimed handbook and clinical text provides comprehensive coverage of the full range of couple therapy interventions. Noted contributors, many of whom developed the approaches they describe, combine clear conceptual and historical exposition with hands-on presentations of therapeutic strategies and techniques.…  See more details below

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Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this acclaimed handbook and clinical text provides comprehensive coverage of the full range of couple therapy interventions. Noted contributors, many of whom developed the approaches they describe, combine clear conceptual and historical exposition with hands-on presentations of therapeutic strategies and techniques. Chapters in the new edition adhere even more closely to a uniform structure, facilitating easy comparison of different therapeutic models, and have been extensively rewritten to reflect the latest conceptual, clinical, and empirical advances. Entirely new chapters cover structural¿strategic, transgenerational, narrative, solution-focused, brief integrative, and affective¿reconstructive approaches; prevention and psychoeducation; interventions with families during and after divorce; multicultural couple therapy; and treatment of clients with bipolar disorder as well as other psychiatric and medical problems.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572307582
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
731
Product dimensions:
7.02(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.53(d)

Table of Contents


PART I Models of Couple Therapy
Section A Traditional Approaches
1. Brief Strategic Couple Therapy
Varda Shoham and Michael J. Rohrbaugh
2. Cognitive-Behavioral Couple Therapy
Donald H. Baucom, Norman Epstein, and Jaslean J. LaTaillade
3. Object Relations Couple Therapy
Jill Savege Scharff and Carl Bagnini
4. Structural--Strategic Marital Therapy
James Keim and Jay Lappin
5. Transgenerational Marital Therapy
Laura Roberto-Forman
Section B Integrative Approaches
6. Affective Reconstruction: A Pluralistic, Developmental Approach
Douglas K. Snyder and W. Joel Schneider
7. Brief Integrative Marital Therapy: A Depth-Behavioral Approach
Alan S. Gurman
8. Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Secure Connections
Susan M. Johnson and Wayne Denton
9. Integrative Behavioral Couple Therapy
Sona Dimidjian, Christopher R. Martell, and Andrew Christensen
Section C Postmodern Approaches
10. Collaborative Couple Therapy
Daniel B. Wile
11. Narrative Couple Therapy
Jill H. Freedman and Gene Combs
12. Solution-Focused Couple Therapy
Michael F. Hoyt
Section D Psychoeducational and Preventive Approaches
13. Building the Sound Marital House: An Empirically Derived Couple Therapy
John M. Gottman, Janice Driver, and Amber Tabares
14. Relationship Education and the Prevention of Relationship Problems
W. Kim Halford and Elizabeth N. Moore
15. The CARE Program: A Preventive Approach to Marital Intervention
Ronald D. Rogge, Rebecca M. Cobb, Matthew Johnson, Erika Lawrence, and Thomas N. Bradbury
PART II Applications to Special Populations and Problems
Section A Violence, Trauma, Infidelity, and Divorce
16. Intimate Partner Violence: An Introduction for Couple Therapists
Amy Holtzworth-Munroe, Jeffrey C. Meehan, Uzma Rehman, and Amy D. Marshall
17. Couple Therapy When a Partner Has a History of Child Sexual Abuse
Jill Serafin Compton and Victoria M. Follette
18. Couple Therapy after the Trauma of Infidelity
Shirley P. Glass
19. Addressing Separation and Divorce during and after Couple Therapy
Robert E. Emery and David A. Sbarra
Section B Gender, Sexual Orientation, Race, and Culture
20. Working with Gender in Couple Therapy
Cheryl Rampage
21. Gay and Lesbian Couples in Therapy: Homophobia, Relational Ambiguity, and Social Support
Robert-Jay Green and Valory Mitchell
22. Couple Therapy Using a Multicultural Perspective
Kenneth V. Hardy and Tracey A. Laszloffy
Section C Selected Psychiatric Disorders and Mental Illness
23. Couple Therapy in the Treatment of Alcohol Problems
Elizabeth E. Epstein and Barbara S. McCrady
24. Sexuality, Sexual Dysfunction, and Couple Therapy
Barry W. McCarthy
25. Couple Therapy in the Treatment of Depression
Jackie K. Gollan, Michael A. Friedman, and Ivan W. Miller
26. Couple Therapy Complicated by a Biologically Based Psychiatric Disorder
David J. Miklowitz and Elizabeth L. George
27. Couple Therapy and Medical Issues: Working with Couples Facing Illness
Nancy B. Ruddy and Susan H. McDaniel
Author Index
Subject Index

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