Essential Skills in Family Therapy Second Edition

Readable and concise yet immensely informative, this bestselling text prepares students and new therapists to work confidently and effectively in real-world clinical practice with families. The authors offer wise and compassionate guidance on everything from intake and assessment to treatment planning, the nuts and bolts of specific interventions, the nuances of establishing therapeutic relationships, and how to troubleshoot when treatment gets “stuck.” They help the novice clinician navigate typical dilemmas and concerns, and spell out the basics of therapist self-care. Vivid case examples, sample forms, and quick-reference tables enhance the utility of the text. New to This Edition *Updated throughout to reflect current clinical findings and practices. *Many new or revised case examples. *Now more integrative--shows how to flexibly draw on multiple theories and techniques. *New topics, including "Dealing with Clients We Dislike." See also the authors' Essential Assessment Skills for Couple and Family Therapists, which shows how to weave assessment into all phases of therapy, and Clinician's Guide to Research Methods in Family Therapy.

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  • Author : JoEllen Patterson
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Pages : 286 pages
  • ISBN : 1606237357
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Essential Skills in Family Therapy, Third Edition

Essential Skills in Family Therapy, Third Edition
  • Author : JoEllen Patterson,Lee Williams,Todd M. Edwards,Larry Chamow,Claudia Grauf-Grounds
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 25 January 2018
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"This book focuses on students, a pragmatic approach to treatment, regard for multidisciplinary perspectives, and respect for the influence of families on clients. Chapter 1 identifies concerns that new therapists frequently have, such as building confidence in their clinical work. Chapters 2-6 follow the usual time sequence of therapy--from initial contact with clients, to comprehensive assessment, to treatment planning and intervention. Chapters 7-10 deal with specific clinical situations based on presenting problems and the nature of client families. We examine major

Essential Skills in Family Therapy, Second Edition

Essential Skills in Family Therapy, Second Edition
  • Author : JoEllen Patterson,Lee Williams,Todd M. Edwards,Claudia Grauf-Grounds,Larry Chamow
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 21 July 2009
GET THIS BOOKEssential Skills in Family Therapy, Second Edition

Readable and concise yet immensely informative, this bestselling text prepares students and new therapists to work confidently and effectively in real-world clinical practice with families. The authors offer wise and compassionate guidance on everything from intake and assessment to treatment planning, the nuts and bolts of specific interventions, the nuances of establishing therapeutic relationships, and how to troubleshoot when treatment gets “stuck.” They help the novice clinician navigate typical dilemmas and concerns, and spell out the basics of therapist self-care.

Essential Assessment Skills for Couple and Family Therapists

Essential Assessment Skills for Couple and Family Therapists
  • Author : Lee Williams,Todd M. Edwards,JoEllen Patterson,Larry Chamow
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 19 July 2011
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Showing how to weave assessment into all phases of therapy, this indispensable text and practitioner guide is reader friendly, straightforward, and practical. Specific strategies are provided for evaluating a wide range of clinical issues and concerns with adults, children and adolescents, families, and couples. The authors demonstrate ways to use interviewing and other techniques to understand both individual and relationship functioning, develop sound treatment plans, and monitor progress. Handy mnemonics help beginning family therapists remember what to include in assessments,

Family Therapy Skills and Techniques in Action

Family Therapy Skills and Techniques in Action
  • Author : Mark Rivett,Joanne Buchmüller
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 October 2017
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Relationships are a resource for healing a range of psychological difficulties. This is the fundamental principle of family therapy, an increasingly influential form of psychotherapy that is building up a strong evidence base in a range of psychological problems across the life cycle. Family Therapy Skills and Techniques in Action is both a guide to a variety of family therapy techniques and a review of their history. It provides a thorough explanation of the techniques, explaining their origins and use

Essential Skills in Family Therapy

Essential Skills in Family Therapy
  • Author : JoEllen Patterson,Lee Williams,Claudia Grauf-Grounds,Larry Chamow
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 20 March 1998
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Designed throughout to meet the developmental needs of the beginning family therapist, this handbook provides readers with the basic skills and tools necessary to become empathic, confident, and successful practitioners in today's rapidly changing field of family therapy. From initial client intake to the nuts-and-bolts of the interview, assessment, diagnosis, goal setting, treatment planning, intervention techniques, troubleshooting, and termination, the book translates current research findings into cogent recommendations for practice. Numerous case examples and sample treatment plans, forms, and questionnaires

Clinician's Guide to Research Methods in Family Therapy

Clinician's Guide to Research Methods in Family Therapy
  • Author : Lee Williams,JoEllen Patterson,Todd M. Edwards
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 21 March 2018
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A research methods text with a unique focus on evidence-based practice with couples and families, this book bridges the divide between research and clinical work. The text offers comprehensive, user-friendly coverage of measurement and design issues and basic qualitative and quantitative methods. Illustrating research concepts with clinically relevant examples and sample studies, it teaches clear steps for evaluating different types of studies and identifying common threats to validity. Of special value to therapists, it provides a systematic framework for using

Doing Family Therapy

Doing Family Therapy
  • Author : Robert Taibbi
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 17 May 2015
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Featuring rich case examples, this book has helped tens of thousands of students and therapists build the skills and confidence needed to tackle the full range of issues that families bring to therapy. Rather than advocating one best approach, Robert Taibbi shows that there are multiple ways to guide families and harness their strengths. The book maps out the challenges and process of the beginning, middle, and end stages of treatment; presents creative strategies for assessment and intervention with parents

Systems Theory and Family Therapy

Systems Theory and Family Therapy
  • Author : Raphael J. Becvar,Dorothy Stroh Becvar
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 20 October 2017
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This book provides an overview of the basic concepts of a systems theoretical perspective using families and family therapy as examples and illustrations of their application in professional practice. This meta-perspective focuses on viewing problems in context. The difference between first-order and second-order cybernetics is explicated. Readers then are invited to see themselves as parts of the systems with which they are working consistent with a second-order cybernetics perspective. Along the way a difference between modernism and post-modernism as well

Systemic Family Therapy

Systemic Family Therapy
  • Author : Jon L. Winek
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 27 July 2009
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No other available text offers such a hands-on approach to marriage and family therapy theory. At the core of Systemic Family Therapy are comprehensive sections devoted to each developmental phase of the family therapy movement. With clear descriptions and session-by-session case examples, the author explores specific approaches within each of these phases. With this pragmatic tenor, students will gain a clear and in-depth understanding of how family theory concepts relate to practice–as well as ways those concepts interact with

Common Factors in Couple and Family Therapy

Common Factors in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Author : Douglas H. Sprenkle,Sean D. Davis,Jay Lebow
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 10 August 2009
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Doug Sprenkle - Awarded the American Family Therapy Academy (AFTA) 2010 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Family Therapy Research and Practice! Grounded in theory, research, and extensive clinical experience, this pragmatic book addresses critical questions of how change occurs in couple and family therapy and how to help clients achieve better results. The authors show that regardless of a clinician's orientation or favored techniques, there are particular therapist attributes, relationship variables, and other factors that make therapy specifically, therapy with couples

The Essentials of Family Therapy

The Essentials of Family Therapy
  • Author : Michael P. Nichols
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 07 January 2013
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Illustrates family therapy techniques. With its clinical focus and extremely practical presentation, The Essentials of Family Therapy, 6/e examines the rich history, classic schools, and latest developments in family therapy. The sixth edition is edited to focus more on the contemporary clinical practice and case studies illustrating family therapy techniques. Written by a leading family therapist, descriptions of the various models are based on actual experience. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers will be able to: Utilize various family

An Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy

An Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Author : Joseph L. Wetchler,Lorna L. Hecker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 April 2014
GET THIS BOOKAn Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy

Learn the fundamentals of family therapy and treatment! An Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy presents insight and analysis from 20 of the foremost experts in the theoretical and practice areas of family therapy, offering a unique blend of approaches and styles. Chapters draw on each author's area of expertise in exploring the history of family therapy and the application of systems theory to families. Ideal as a comprehensive resource for entry-level students, the book also gives undergraduates a glimpse of

Research Methods in Family Therapy, Second Edition

Research Methods in Family Therapy, Second Edition
  • Author : Douglas H. Sprenkle,Fred P. Piercy
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 01 June 2005
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In this widely adopted text and professional reference, leading contributors provide the knowledge needed to design strong qualitative, quantitative, and mixed-method studies; analyze the resulting data; and translate findings into improved practices and programs. Following a consistent format, user-friendly chapters thoroughly describe the various methodologies and illustrate their applications with helpful concrete examples.

Play in Family Therapy, Second Edition

Play in Family Therapy, Second Edition
  • Author : Eliana Gil
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 29 February 2016
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This classic volume, now completely revised, has helped tens of thousands of therapists integrate play therapy and family therapy techniques in clinical practice. Eliana Gil demonstrates a broad range of verbal and nonverbal strategies for engaging all family members--including those who are ambivalent toward therapy--and tailoring interventions for different types of presenting problems. Numerous case examples illustrate ways to effectively use puppets, storytelling, art making, the family play genogram, drama, and other expressive techniques with children, adolescents, and their parents.

Advanced Play Therapy

Advanced Play Therapy
  • Author : Dee Ray
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 March 2011
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Current play therapy resources offer details on how to conduct play therapy, but are limited in addressing the challenges that develop when therapists conduct play therapy with real-life clients. Using the Child-Centered Play Therapy Approach, Ray has written the first book to address these complex play therapy subjects. Topics covered include: integrating field knowledge of play, development, and theory into the advanced play therapist’s knowledge base; working with difficult situations, such as limit-setting, aggression, and parents; addressing modern work