Couples and Family Client Education Handout Planner / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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Help educate your couples and families on a variety of mentalhealth topics
The Couples and Family Client Education Handout Plannerprovides you with an array of ready-to-use handouts designed toeducate your clients on a variety of issues and concerns related totheir mental health and personal growth. This easy-to-usesourcebook features:
- 62 fact-filled handouts on various psychological and emotionaldisorders and life skills techniques
- Listings of resources where clients can go for reliable,in-depth information
- Handouts that provide educational information on a wide varietyof mental health issues affecting couples and families, includingaddiction, depression, parent/teen conflicts, financial stress,separation and divorce, and many others
- A CD-ROM that contains handouts in a PDF format - allowing youto easily print out and distribute them to suit you, your clients',and your practice's unique style and needs
About the Author
LAURIE COPE GRAND, MS, MFT, is a licensed marriage and family therapist, as well as author of The Therapist’s Advertising and Marketing Kit and The Therapist’s Newsletter Kit, both from Wiley.
Table of Contents
PracticePlanners® Series Preface.
SECTION I: PROBLEM-FOCUSED HANDOUTS.
Addiction and the Family.
Conflicts over Sexual Orientation.
Coping with the Absence of a Family Member.
Dealing with Common Adoption Issues.
A Death in the Family.
Depression—Symptoms and Causes.
Depression—Treatment and Prevention.
Disillusionment with a Relationship.
The Emotional Impact of Separation and Divorce.
Family Business Conflicts.
Female Sexual Dysfunction.
Helping a Child Recover from Sexual Abuse.
How to Build Family Cohesiveness.
Impulse Control Disorders.
Living with Serious Illness.
Male Sexual Dysfunction.
Managing Family Conflict.
Managing Work Stress.
Multicultural Family Issues.
Multiple Birth Challenges.
Navigating Life Transitions.
Navigating Your Midlife Crisis.
Recovering from Infidelity.
Relationship Counseling with One Partner.
Resolving Disagreements about Family Activities.
Resolving Parent/Teen Conflicts.
Resolving Religious and Spiritual Differences.
Setting Healthy Boundaries.
Stopping Emotional Abuse.
Stopping Physical Abuse.
Too Many Activities
An Unexpected Pregnancy.
Work/Home Role Strain.
SECTION II: LIFE SKILLS HANDOUTS.
Bringing a Damaged Relationship Back to Life.
Building People Skills.
The Challenges and Opportunities of the Empty Nest.
Expressing Your Feelings Responsibly.
How to Express Affection and Love.
How to Go On with Your Life after the Death of Your Spouse.
How to Help the Family Respond When Dad or Mom Loses a Job.
How to Recover from a Pregnancy Loss.
How to Recover from a Romantic Breakup.
How to Revitalize Your Marriage When the Excitement Has BeenLost.
Listening with Empathy.
A Moving Experience: Dealing with the Relocation Blues.
Starting Over after Your Divorce.
Teamwork Skills for Families.
Understanding and Accepting Personality Differences.
When a Family Member’s Illness Creates Stress in theFamily.
Why Can’t We Get Along?
Helpful Books and Web Sites.