Ego Psychology and Social Work Practice / Edition 2

Ego Psychology and Social Work Practice / Edition 2

by Eda Goldstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0029121507

ISBN-13: 9780029121504

Pub. Date: 03/28/1995

Publisher: Free Press

When first published this book filled a void in the field. While ego psychology theory still holds a pre-eminent position in clinical social work practice, the field has changed in many ways. In this book, Goldstein addresses these major changes.  See more details below

Overview

When first published this book filled a void in the field. While ego psychology theory still holds a pre-eminent position in clinical social work practice, the field has changed in many ways. In this book, Goldstein addresses these major changes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780029121504
Publisher:
Free Press
Publication date:
03/28/1995
Series:
Treatment Approaches in the Human Services Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
228,644
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ch. 1The Scope and Evolution of Ego Psychology3
Ch. 2The Emergence and Assimilation of Ego Psychology into Social Work Practice29
Ch. 3The Ego and Its Functions53
Ch. 4The Ego and Its Defenses72
Ch. 5Ego Mastery and the Processes of Coping and Adaptation86
Ch. 6Object Relations and Ego Development113
Ch. 7The Nature of Ego-Oriented Assessment143
Ch. 8The Nature of Ego-Oriented Intervention166
Ch. 9The Nature of the Client-Worker Relationship200
Ch. 10Ego-Oriented Intervention with Diverse and Oppressed Populations230
Ch. 11Ego-Oriented Intervention with Special Populations257
Ch. 12The Diagnosis and Treatment of the Borderline Client289
Bibliography321
Author Index351
Subject Index357

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