The Complete Adult Psychotherapy Treatment Planner / Edition 5

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The Complete Adult Psychotherapy Treatment Planner, Fifth Edition, is fully revised to meet the changing needs of mental health professionals. This time-saving resource now reflects DSM-5 diagnostic suggestions and detailed evidence-based treatment plan language required by many public funding sources, private insurers, and accrediting agencies. The Fifth Edition features treatment organized around more than 40 main presenting problems, including depression, intimate relationship conflicts, chronic pain, anxiety, chemical dependence, borderline personality, anger management, and phobia. Its easy-to-use format helps clinicians to locate treatment plan components by behavioral problem.

The book contains no figures.

The Complete Adult Psychotherapy Planner, Second Edition is designed to help psychologists, social workers, and other clinicians prepare comprehensive treatment plans. This new edition is based on the best-selling First Edition, and includes four additional chapters and over 500 new interventions and treatment plan components.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118067864
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/28/2014
  • Series: PracticePlanners Series, #296
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 608
  • Sales rank: 36,295
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr., PhD, is the Series Editor for thebestselling PracticePlanners®. Since 1971, he hasprovided professional mental health services to both inpatient andoutpatient clients. He was the founder and Director ofPsychological Consultants, a group private practice in GrandRapids, Michigan, for 25 years. He is the author or co-author ofover fifty books and conducts training workshops for mental healthprofessionals around the world.

L. Mark Peterson, ACSW, is Program Manager for BethanyChristian Services’ Residential Treatment and FamilyCounseling programs in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Timothy J. Bruce, PhD, is Professor and Associate Chairof the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at theUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine. He maintains a diverseclinical practice and is active in classroom and clinical teachingas well as educational program administration.

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Table of Contents

PracticePlanners Series Preface xi

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction 1

Sample Treatment Plan 10

Anger Control Problems 14

Antisocial Behavior 27

Anxiety 38

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)—Adult 50

Bipolar Disorder—Depression 62

Bipolar Disorder—Mania 75

Borderline Personality Disorder 87

Childhood Trauma 97

Chronic Pain 105

Cognitive Deficits 116

Dependency 129

Dissociation 138

Eating Disorders and Obesity 147

Educational Deficits 161

Family Conflict 169

Female Sexual Dysfunction 180

Financial Stress 192

Grief/Loss Unresolved 200

Impulse Control Disorder 209

Intimate Relationship Conflicts 220

Legal Conflicts 231

Low Self-Esteem 238

Male Sexual Dysfunction 246

Medical Issues 257

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) 268

Panic/Agoraphobia 278

Paranoid Ideation 289

Parenting 296

Phase of Life Problems 309

Phobia 318

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 328

Psychoticism 342

Sexual Abuse Victim 354

Sexual Identity Confusion 364

Sleep Disturbance 372

Social Anxiety 382

Somatization 393

Spiritual Confusion 406

Substance Use 413

Suicidal Ideation 427

Type A Behavior 437

Unipolar Depression 447

Vocational Stress 460

Appendix A Bibliotherapy Suggestions 472

Appendix B References to Empirical Support and Clinical

Resources for Evidence-Based Chapters 504

Appendix C Recovery Model Objectives and Interventions 570

Appendix D Alphabetical Index of Sources for Assessment

Instruments and Clinical Interview Forms Cited in Interventions577

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Interviews & Essays

An Interview with Arthur E. Jongsma Jr.

Question: How did the original Adult Psychotherapy Treatment Planner come about?

Arthur E. Jongsma Jr.: In 1993, I consulted for the Salvation Army Turning Point chemical dependence treatment program. JCAHO reviewers had been critical of the treatment plan documents being produced. They flagged lack of uniform quality, deficits in problem definitions, low measurability of objectives, and ambiguous interventions as issues.

I worked with the clinical director of the program, Mark Peterson, MSW, to develop a menu of treatment plan components for common presenting problems in that client population. The clinical and quality assurance staff eagerly embraced this lexicon and organization, finding that it dramatically cut the time they had to invest groping for words, yet enabled them to create high-quality, customized treatment plans. This guidebook was expanded to include general mental health issues and was published as The Complete Psychotherapy Treatment Planner. Little did I know then that this single guidebook to help mental health professionals would turn into a series of over 45 books as well as software!

Q.: What have you enjoyed most about working on the PracticePlanners® series?

AEJ: It is satisfying to hear both graduate students and seasoned therapists praise the contribution these books have made to their training and practice. Also, as the series has evolved, I've had the honor of collaborating with very knowledgeable experts in specialized fields such as addictions, couples and family therapy, group therapy, and gerontology. Working with these specialists has helped me broaden my own clinical skills.

Q: The bestselling status of the series certainly points to it being an unusually useful tool for therapists. Why do you think that is?

AEJ: The breadth and depth of the Treatment Planners content is unparalleled in the professional marketplace. We have tapped the resources of experts with many different treatment populations and treatment approaches. And when Treatment Planners are integrated with Progress Notes Planners, Homework Planners, and Documentation Sourcebooks, it gives mental health professionals a complete package of timesaving tools for comprehensive treatment planning and clinical record management.

Q: What is ahead for you and the series?

AEJ: We recently launched a new line of books, Progress Notes Planners, that are a natural extension of the Treatment Planners: helping mental health professionals continue to save time while not compromising patient or client care.

When I'm not collaborating on the books, I'm continuing in my private practice, and putting together a wish list of new projects for the series! Which reminds me, the chance to exchange ideas with colleagues is another thing I've greatly enjoyed about working on the series. I'd love to get more feedback and suggestions from mental health professionals.

Dr. Arthur E. Jongsma Jr. heads an independent group practice in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He serves as coauthor of most of the books in the PracticePlanners® series.

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