Therapeutic Approaches in Psychology
By Sue Cave
Routledge – 1999 – 208 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
1. Introduction 2. Somatic therapies 3. Psychodynamic therapies 4. Behavioural therapies 5. Cognitive and cognitive-behavioural therapies 6. Humanistic and existential therapies 7. Research methods in atypical psychology 8. Evaluation of therapy 9. Ethical issues 10. Conclusions: clinical practice 11. Study aids [Glossary Bibliography Index]