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

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

by Glenn E. Good
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787978345

ISBN-13: 9780787978341

Pub. Date: 02/25/2005

Publisher: Wiley

The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men provides a definitive guide to the theory and practice of treating men, including the most current research, effective treatment programs, techniques, and strategies for working compassionately and successfully with the often resistant or mandated male client. Presented as a one-volume paperback version

Overview

The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men provides a definitive guide to the theory and practice of treating men, including the most current research, effective treatment programs, techniques, and strategies for working compassionately and successfully with the often resistant or mandated male client. Presented as a one-volume paperback version paired down from the original two-volume hardcover book. The contributed volume is written by an exceptional group of mental health professionals who draw on their research, scholarship, academic and clinical real-life experience of working with male clients facing problems in a variety of settings and circumstances.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787978341
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/25/2005
Edition description:
Revised and Abridged
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Introduction (Glenn E. Good and Gary R. Brooks).

SECTION ONE: TREATMENT IN CONTEXT.

1. A Male-Friendly Therapeutic Process with School-Age Boys (Mark S. Kiselica).

2. Counseling Men in Medical Settings: The Six-Point HEALTH Plan (Will H. Courtenay).

3. Consulting with Men in Business and Industry (Hope I. Hills, Aaron Carlstrom, and Margaret Evanow).

4. Counseling Men in College Settings (John M. Robertson).

5. Issues of Males with Physical Disabilities in Rehabilitation Settings (Irmo D. Marini).

6. Counseling and Psychotherapy for Male Military Veterans (Gary R. Brooks).

SECTION TWO: TREATING MEN’S PROBLEMS.

7. Assessing and Treating Depression in Men (Sam V. Cochran).

8. Treating Substance Abuse in Men (Carl Isenhart).

9. Male Survivors of Trauma (David Lisak).

SECTION THREE: DEVELOPMENTAL ISSUES OF BOYS AND MEN.

10. The Crises of Boyhood (Ronald F. Levant).

11. Addressing the Implications of Male Socialization for Career Counseling (Mary J. Heppner and P. Paul Heppner).

12. Psychotherapy with Men Navigating Midlife Terrain (Sam V. Cochran).

SECTION FOUR: THERAPEUTIC APPROACHES AND MODALITIES.

13. “Masked Men”: New Psychoanalytically Oriented Treatment Models for Adult and Young Adult Men (William S. Pollack).

14. Cognitive Therapy for Men (James R. Mahalik).

15. Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Men (James R. Mahalik).

16. Integrative Therapy for Men (Glenn E. Good and Laurie B. Mintz).

17. Group Therapy for Men (Fredric E. Rabinowitz).

18. Family Therapy for Men (Carol L. Philpot).

SECTION FIVE: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS AND SKILLS FOR THERAPY WITH MEN.

19. Women Helping Men: Strengths of and Barriers to Women Therapists Working with Men Clients (Norine G. Johnson).

20. Male Therapist, Male Client: Reflections on Critical Dynamics (Murray Scher).

SECTION SIX: MULTICULTURAL AND DIVERSITY-RELATED CONSIDERATIONS.

21. African-Centered Therapeutic and Counseling Interventions for African American Males (Leon D. Caldwell and Joseph L. White).

22. Machismo Revisited in a Time of Crisis: Implications for Understanding and Counseling Hispanic Men (J. Manuel Casas, Joseph A. Turner, and Christopher A. Ruiz de Esparza).

23. Asian American Masculinity and Therapy: The Concept of Masculinity in Asian American Males (David Sue).

24. Psychotherapy with Gay and Bisexual Men (Douglas C. Haldeman).

25. Counseling Men with Religious Affiliations (Michael R. Maples and John M. Robertson).

A Final Word (Gary R. Brooks and Glenn E. Good).

About the Editors.

About the Contributors.

Name Index.

Subject Index.

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