Therapeutic Alliances in Couple and Family Therapy: An Empirically Informed Guide to Practice / Edition 1

Therapeutic Alliances in Couple and Family Therapy: An Empirically Informed Guide to Practice / Edition 1

by Myrna L. Friedlander, Valentmn Escudero, Laurie Heatherington
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591473312
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
02/15/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.28(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Therapeutic alliance in psychotherapy9
Ch. 2Introducing the system for observing family therapy alliances31
Ch. 3Observing the alliance51
Ch. 4Engagement in the therapeutic process71
Ch. 5Emotional connection with the therapist87
Ch. 6Safety within the therapeutic system109
Ch. 7Shared sense of purpose within the family125
Ch. 8Building blocks of the alliance143
Ch. 9Repairing split alliances161
Ch. 10Diversity within the alliance179
Ch. 11Therapy with unwilling and mandated clients197
Ch. 12Zero-sum problems211
Ch. 13Therapist countertransference227
Ch. 14Misalliances between professional helpers245
Ch. 15Building and maintaining healthy alliances261
App. ASOFTA-o (client and therapist) and SOATIF-o (client and therapist)269
App. BSOFTA-s (client and therapist) and SOATIF-s (client and therapist)297
App. CConstructions of problems scale and summary profile303

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