Now in its moment variation, this article introduces readers to the wealthy historical past and perform of Marriage and kin remedy, with 32 pros from around the US featuring their wisdom of their components of craftsmanship. This mix of methods and kinds provides this article a special voice and makes it a finished source for graduate scholars taking their first direction in Marriage and family members treatment.
The ebook is split into 3 sections:
Part 1 specializes in the elements on which twenty first century kinfolk treatment is predicated and summarizes the newest adjustments made not to purely healing interventions, yet to the very inspiration of “family.”
Part 2 provides an outline of the 7 significant theoretical types of the sphere: structural, strategic, Milan, social constructionist, experiential, transgenerational, and cognitive-behavioral relations treatment. each one bankruptcy during this part
• Focuses at the founding father of the speculation, its theoretical tenants, and its key techniques
• Shows how the version makes a speciality of diversity
• Presents the learn that helps the approach
Part three addresses particular therapy components which are universal to marriage and kinfolk therapists, akin to intercourse treatment, pre-marital treatment, study, and ethics and felony issues.
As an advent to the sector of Marriage and relatives treatment, this quantity stands above the remaining. not just will readers achieve an figuring out of the wealthy historical past of the sphere and its ideas, yet they're going to additionally see a whole photo of the context during which households are embedded, comparable to gender, tradition, spirituality, and sexual orientation. this information is the most important to realizing what differentiates Marriage and family members remedy from person psychotherapy. Glossaries, case experiences, tables, figures, and appendices look generously through the textual content to give this data and provides scholars an intensive evaluate to organize them for his or her expert lives.
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