Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods / Edition 3

Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods / Edition 3

by Michael P. Nichols, Richard C. Schwartz
     
 

This sixth edition of a text for counseling students places greater emphasis on the clinical practice of family therapy, and offers expanded coverage of professional ethics, home-based services, and narrative and integrative models. There are more case studies, and there is a new chapter on research. Nichols teaches family therapy at the College of William and Mary.… See more details below

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This sixth edition of a text for counseling students places greater emphasis on the clinical practice of family therapy, and offers expanded coverage of professional ethics, home-based services, and narrative and integrative models. There are more case studies, and there is a new chapter on research. Nichols teaches family therapy at the College of William and Mary. Schwartz was formerly an associate professor at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205163953
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
622
Product dimensions:
7.34(w) x 9.62(h) x 1.39(d)

Table of Contents

Major Events in the History of Family Therapy
Foreword
Preface
Pt. 1The Context of Family Therapy
1The Foundations of Family Therapy1
2The Evolution of Family Therapy10
3Early Models and Basic Techniques: Group Process and Communications Analysis51
4The Fundamental Concepts of Family Therapy91
Pt. 2The Classic Schools of Family Therapy
5Bowen Family Systems Therapy119
6Strategic Family Therapy149
7Structural Family Therapy176
8Experiential Family Therapy204
9Psychoanalytic Family Therapy227
10Cognitive-Behavioral Family Therapy252
Pt. 3Recent Developments in Family Therapy
11Family Therapy in the Twenty-First Century288
12Solution-Focused Therapy312
13Narrative Therapy329
14Integrative Models347
Pt. 4The Evaluation of Family Therapy
15Comparative Analysis367
16Advances in Family Therapy Research395
App. A: Recommended Readings436
App. B: Glossary438
App. C: Careers and Training446
Credits453
Name Index455
Subject Index471

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