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Counseling and Therapy for Couples / Edition 2
     

Counseling and Therapy for Couples / Edition 2

by Lynn L. Long, Mark E. Young
 

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ISBN-10: 0495005959

ISBN-13: 9780495005957

Pub. Date: 07/10/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Prepare for couples work with COUNSELING AND THERAPY FOR COUPLES! This counseling text includes wide coverage of topics in couples counseling, giving you exposure to the key issues and the varieties of couples with which you will be working. Numerous case examples and role-play scenarios illustrate the application of concepts to real-life situations. The

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Prepare for couples work with COUNSELING AND THERAPY FOR COUPLES! This counseling text includes wide coverage of topics in couples counseling, giving you exposure to the key issues and the varieties of couples with which you will be working. Numerous case examples and role-play scenarios illustrate the application of concepts to real-life situations. The integrative model discussed in the text encourages you to identify workable goals and lead couples to agreement, rather than spending time analyzing the personalities of each individual.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495005957
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/10/2006
Series:
SW 393R 15-Couples Counseling Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
145,968
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

PART I. PRINCIPLES, EVALUATION, AND PLANNING. 1. The Couple as a Unique System. 2. Theories of Couples Therapy: Part One. 3. Theories of Couple Therapy: Part Two. 4. An Integrative Model for Couples Therapy. 5. The Assessment of Couples and Their Problems. 6. Goal Setting and Treatment Planning with Couples. PART II.COMMON TREATMENT STRATEGIES AND ISSUES IN THE LIFE OF A COUPLE. 7. Treatment Strategies that Can be Applied to Multiple Couples Issues. 8. Treating Communication Problems: Issues and Skills. 9. Intimacy and Sexuality. 10. Conflict: Negotiation and Resolution. 11. Divorcing Couples. 12. Infidelity in Relationships. PART III. SPECIAL CHALLENGES. 13. Counseling Couples with Alcohol Problems. 14. Blending Couples. 15. Same-Sex Couples.

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