Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse / Edition 1

Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse / Edition 1

by Eliana Gil
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787901539

ISBN-13: 9780787901530

Pub. Date: 11/02/1995

Publisher: Wiley

A direct, informed approach involving all family members

An invaluable guide for enhancing your skills when working with families in which child abuse has occurred. Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse addresses both the symptoms and precipitating issues of child abuse and neglect, and also

* offers new ideas for effective treatment
* identifies the

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A direct, informed approach involving all family members

An invaluable guide for enhancing your skills when working with families in which child abuse has occurred. Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse addresses both the symptoms and precipitating issues of child abuse and neglect, and also

* offers new ideas for effective treatment
* identifies the conditions that are often present when child abuse occurs
* outlines the protective factors that can counteract a person's tAndency toward child abuse

The author discusses how the treatment of child abuse differs from generic treatment, and stresses the necessity for systemic interventions for everyone: abusers, abused, and nonabused family members.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787901530
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/02/1995
Series:
Psychology Series
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.37(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

1. What Makes Child Abuse Treatment Unique.

2. Assessment.

3. Principles of Treatment.

4. Beginning Treatment.

5. Assessing Family Readiness for Reunification(with Monica Roizner-Hayes).

6. Treatment Failures.

Appendix: Checklist for Reunification of Incestuous Families.

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