The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men: A Comprehensive Guide to Settings, Problems, and Treatment Approaches / Edition 1

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In one comprehensive volume, the revised and abridged edition of The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men offers clinicians a guide that includes the most current research, theory, effective techniques, and strategies for treating men (no matter what their background or age) in a wide variety of situations—from on-the-job to in the cell block. Written by leading clinicians, educators, and researchers with vast experience in the field, this definitive handbook offers practical advice for working with male clients who are often stubbornly resisting therapy.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780787978341
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/25/2005
  • Edition description: Revised and Abridged from the Previous Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 7.06 (w) x 9.52 (h) x 1.38 (d)

Meet the Author

Glenn E. Good, Ph.D., is an associate professor of educational, school, and counseling psychology at the University of Missouri-Columbia and past president of the APA's Men's Division (51). He is an editor of the Handbook of Counseling and Psychotherapy with Men.

Gary R. Brooks, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, and former chief of psychological services at the Veterans Administration Center in Temple, Texas. He is the author of A New Psychotherapy for Traditional Men and The Centerfold Syndrome, both from Jossey-Bass.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
1 A male-friendly therapeutic process with school-age boys 17
2 Counseling men in medical settings : the six-point HEALTH plan 29
3 Consulting with men in business and industry 54
4 Counseling men in college settings 70
5 Issues of males with physical disabilities in rehabilitation settings 88
6 Counseling and psychotherapy for male military veterans 104
7 Assessing and treating depression in men 121
8 Treating substance abuse in men 134
9 Male survivors of trauma 147
10 The crises of boyhood 161
11 Addressing the implications of male socialization for career counseling 172
12 Psychotherapy with men navigating midlife terrain 186
13 "Masked men" : new psychoanalytically oriented treatment models for adult and young adult men 203
14 Cognitive therapy for men 217
15 Interpersonal psychotherapy for men 234
16 Integrative therapy for men 248
17 Group therapy for men 264
18 Family therapy for men 278
19 Women helping men : strengths of an barriers to women therapists working with men clients 291
20 Male therapist, male client : reflections on critical dynamics 308
21 African-centered therapeutic and counseling interventions for African American males 323
22 Machismo revisited in a time of crisis : implications for understanding and counseling Hispanic men 337
23 Asian American masculinity and therapy : the concept of masculinity in Asian American males 357
24 Psychotherapy with gay and bisexual men 369
25 Counseling men with religious affiliations 384
A final word 405
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