Family Therapy : Concepts and Methods / Edition 5

Family Therapy : Concepts and Methods / Edition 5

by Michael P. Nichols, Richard C. Schwartz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205317375

ISBN-13: 9780205317370

Pub. Date: 06/05/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

This edition emphasizes contemporary approaches such as narrative and solution-focused therapies, and highlights such issues as poverty, social class, ethnicity, and spirituality. There is more emphasis on clinical practice, with clinical examples added throughout the book. There are new chapters on Integrative Models (Chapter 13)…  See more details below

Overview

This edition emphasizes contemporary approaches such as narrative and solution-focused therapies, and highlights such issues as poverty, social class, ethnicity, and spirituality. There is more emphasis on clinical practice, with clinical examples added throughout the book. There are new chapters on Integrative Models (Chapter 13) and on Research in Family Therapy (Chapter 15). The new chapter on Integrative Models includes information on working with family violence and conducting community family therapy. For anyone interested in family therapy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205317370
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
06/05/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
570
Product dimensions:
7.35(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1The Foundations of Family Therapy1
2The Evolution of Family Therapy13
3Early Models and Basic Techniques: Group Process and Communications Analysis67
4The Fundamental Concepts of Family Therapy109
5Bowen Family Systems Therapy141
6Experiential Family Therapy177
7Psychoanalytic Family Therapy205
8Structural Family Therapy241
9Cognitive-Behavioral Family Therapy271
10Family Therapy Enters the Twenty-First Century315
11From Strategic to Solution-Focused: The Evolution of Brief Therapy355
12Narrative Therapy397
13Integrative Models423
14Comparative Analysis447
15Family Therapy Research: Science into Practice, Practice into Science503
Appendix A535
Appendix B543
Appendix C549
Author Index557
Subject Index567

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