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Articles, News, Promotions and Updates from Routledge and the Taylor & Francis Group.

Recent Articles

  1. Choosing Nonviolence

    As mental-health professionals see increasing numbers of women arrested for domestic violence, the need for effective resources also increases. Choosing Nonviolence fills this void, providing an interactive and comprehensive treatment tool. 

  2. Couples in Treatment

    This third edition of Couples in Treatment helps readers conceptualize and treat couples from multiple perspectives and with a multitude of techniques. 

  3. Tokens of Affection

    Tokens of Affection looks closely at marriages that have withstood the passing storm of depression and are now seeking, or in need of, direction back to their previous levels of functioning and connectedness.  

  4. Dr. Barry McCarthy

    Author of the Month: Barry McCarthy

    Dr. Barry McCarthy is a clinical psychologist, professor of psychology, and certified sex and marital therapist. He has published extensively on couples and sexuality and has done more than 350 professional workshops nationally and internationally.

    Most recently, Routledge has published the second edition of his bestselling book, Rekindling Desire.

  5. Rekindling Desire

    New blog post from Barry McCarthy

    In the new edition of his bestselling classic, Rekindling Desire, Dr. Barry McCarthy continues the exploration of inhibited sexual desire and no-sex relationships. For a taste of what to expect, read his most recent blog post on Psychologytoday.com, which dispels the myths about female sexual desire.

  6. Rekindling Desire

    For over a decade Rekindling Desire has helped to restore and restructure sexuality in thousands of lives. This expanded edition continues the exploration of inhibited sexual desire and no-sex relationships by respected therapist Barry McCarthy, who brings decades of knowledge and the expertise that comes from having treated almost 3,000 couples for sexual problems. 

    "This book is simply the best, most sane, useful extant book on the topic of sustaining desire in long term love relationships." - Sue Johnson, Developer of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy; Author of Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love

  7. Stepfamilies

    This new book reviews the most current global research and highlights the challenges, possibilities, and dynamics of stepfamily households. It describes their formation, their experiences, and the factors that help them thrive. International and cultural differences are highlighted throughout along with issues of class, gender, and religion. Nontraditional stepfamilies such as those headed by same-sex families are also explored along with clinical and legal issues. 

  8. Couple, Family and Sex Therapy 2014

    New! Couple, Family and Sex Therapy 2014 Online Catalog

    This catalog features new, upcoming and key titles in Couple, Family and Sex Therapy.

  9. Check out these resources on supporting the LGBT community!

    Use code LGBT3 to get 20% off* resources like Handbook of LGBT-Affirmative Couple and Family Therapy.

  10. Barriers to Loving

    Barriers to Loving is an intriguing exploration of the role of sexual love over the course of life. Beginning with the mental health professions’ avoidance of the topic, Levine proposes a compendium of love’s pathologies by reorganizing what is familiar to clinicians into the barriers that limit the formation of adult-adult love, impediments that diminish a partner’s lovability, and the impediments to feeling and expressing love for a partner.  

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