Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods / Edition 6

Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods / Edition 6

by Michael P. Nichols, Richard C. Schwartz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205359051

ISBN-13: 9780205359059

Pub. Date: 03/18/2003

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:
9780205359059
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
03/18/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.18(w) x 9.54(h) x 0.99(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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