It Runs in My Family: Overcoming the Legacy of Family Illness / Edition 1

It Runs in My Family: Overcoming the Legacy of Family Illness / Edition 1

by Joan C. Barth, C. Barth Joan
     
 

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876307120
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/1993
Series:
Frontiers in Couples and Family Therapy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Family Legacies1
2Your Family Tree: The Art of Drawing Genograms15
3Life Drawing: Picturing Yourself and Your Legacy41
4Fatalists: "It's No Use"47
5Fighters: "I Make My Own Future"73
6Fatalist or Fighter: Which Will You Be?95
7You and the Health Care Practitioner109
8Beating the Odds129
9Implications for Therapists159
Appendix A: Health Assessment173
Appendix B: Family Illnesses - Sources of Information179
Appendix C: Therapists' Checklist189
Bibliography197
Index203

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