Healing in the Relational Paradigm: The Imago Relationship Therapy Casebook / Edition 1

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This volume builds on the precepts of the Imago Relationship Therapy Model as introduced by Dr. Harville Hendrix. Through the use of an impressive series of case studies, this book reveals ways in which Imago Therapy can help couples expand and strengthen their relational vocabulary.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780876308615
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 3/28/1998
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The Relational Paradigm 1
Ch. 2 Couples Wounded at the Attachment Phase 19
Ch. 3 The Exploratory-Wounded Couple 37
Ch. 4 The Rigid/Diffuse Couple 55
Ch. 5 Therapist, Heal Thyself: A Passive/Competitive Couple 77
Ch. 6 Is Imago Therapy Culturally Relevant? Case Studies with African-American Couples 99
Ch. 7 Imago Therapy with Hispanic Couples 113
Ch. 8 Living in the "Not Knowing" 125
Ch. 9 Multiple Mirroring with Lesbian and Gay Couples: From Peoria to P-Town 135
Ch. 10 When a Partner has AIDS: Therapy with Gay/Lesbian Couples 151
Ch. 11 Going Beyond AIDS: Therapy with Heterosexual Couples 165
Ch. 12 The Impact of Adult Attention-Deficit Disorder on Couples 183
Ch. 13 Addiction, Couples, and Recovery 213
Ch. 14 Imago Therapy with Sexually Dysfunctional Couples 229
Ch. 15 Validation as a Facilitator of Forgiveness for Adultery 241
Ch. 16 Imago Relationship Therapy as a Spiritual Path 261
Appendix: Key Words 273
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