Therapeutic Approaches in Psychology
By Sue Cave
Routledge – 1999 – 198 pages
Series: Routledge Modular Psychology
Therapeutic Approaches in Psychology is a simple introduction to the many psychological therapies in use today, including cognitive-behavioural, humanistic and psychodynamic approaches.
'I wholeheartedly recommend it as a text for students, either for use in the classroom … or as a personal study text. It will help students develop the evaluative skills so important for higher grades.' - Annette France, Vice Principal, Lutterworth Grammar School and Community College
'A fascinating read … well written and accessible with excellent exercises to encourage reviewing of material throughout. The author has appropriately extended the basic knowledge base of this topic.' - Matt Jarvis, author and Lecturer in Psychology and Education
Introduction. Somatic Therapies. Psychodynamic Therapies. Behavioural Therapies. Cognitive and Cognitive-behavioural Therapies. Humanistic and Existential Therapies. Research Methods in Atypical Psychology. Evaluation of Therapy. Ethical Issues. Conclusions: Clinical Practice. Study Aids [Glossary, Bibliography, Index].