Feminist Psychotherapies: Integration of Therapeutic and Feminist Systems by Mary Ann Dutton-Douglas, Lenore EA Walker |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Feminist Psychotherapies: Integration of Therapeutic and Feminist Systems

Feminist Psychotherapies: Integration of Therapeutic and Feminist Systems

by Mary Ann Dutton-Douglas, Lenore EA Walker
     
 

This volume demonstrates that there is no one feminist therapy, but rather a variety. Each has grown from the integration of feminist principles with multiple therapy theories. The authors present several products of this integration as models. The first section's chapters trace the influence of feminism on the development of feminist therapy, discuss a variety of

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This volume demonstrates that there is no one feminist therapy, but rather a variety. Each has grown from the integration of feminist principles with multiple therapy theories. The authors present several products of this integration as models. The first section's chapters trace the influence of feminism on the development of feminist therapy, discuss a variety of professional issues and the goals of feminist therapy, discuss developmental issues, and examine the interface between feminist and psychotherapy systems, including psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and family systems. The second section includes chapters on feminist therapies with women, single female parents, men, lesbians and gays, ethnic minorities, and the elderly.

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Includes chapters on feminist therapies with women, single female parents, men, lesbians and gays, ethnic minorities, and the elderly. Addresses the particular issues which arise when applying feminist therapy to the particular client population in question. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780893913878
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1989
Series:
Developments in Clinical Psychology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

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