Using Homework in Psychotherapy: Strategies, Guidelines, and Forms / Edition 1

Using Homework in Psychotherapy: Strategies, Guidelines, and Forms / Edition 1

by Michael A. Tompkins
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1593850492

ISBN-13: 2901593850493

Pub. Date: 07/12/2004

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Tompkins (University of California, Berkeley) provides sample homework assignments to help therapy clients schedule activities, test assumptions, and increase awareness, emotion regulation, and interpersonal effectiveness. He also suggests strategies for preventing and managing homework non-compliance, and tips on tailoring assignments to the strengths and weaknesses

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Tompkins (University of California, Berkeley) provides sample homework assignments to help therapy clients schedule activities, test assumptions, and increase awareness, emotion regulation, and interpersonal effectiveness. He also suggests strategies for preventing and managing homework non-compliance, and tips on tailoring assignments to the strengths and weaknesses of children, older adults, and severely depressed clients. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901593850493
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
07/12/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
286

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
I. Key Steps to Successful Homework Assignments
1. Step 1: Create a Meaningful Homework
2. Step 2: Set Up the Homework Assignment and Secure Compliance with It
3. Step 3: Review the Homework Assignment
II. Applying the Steps
4. Homework to Increase Awareness
5. Homework to Schedule Activities
6. Homework to Increase Emotion Regulation
7. Homework to Increase Interpersonal Effectiveness
8. Homework to Test Assumptions
9. Overcoming Homework Obstacles
10. Homework for Special Populations
Appendices

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