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New and Published Books

  1. Strategic Interventions for People in Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster

    Revised Edition

    By Diane Sullivan Everstine, Louis Everstine

    Strategic Interventions for People in Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster enables therapists to walk into difficult situations with a thorough understanding of interactional dynamics and a plan of action. With the stressful turbulence of our present culture, more and more clinicians are called upon to...

    Published September 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Changing Self-Destructive Habits

    Pathways to Solutions with Couples and Families

    By Matthew D. Selekman, Mark Beyebach

    For the first time in one volume self-harm, substance abuse, eating-disordered behavior, gambling, and Internet and cyber sex abuse—five crippling, self-destructive behaviors—are given a common conceptual framework to help with therapeutic intervention. Matthew Selekman and Mark Beyebach, two...

    Published March 5th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Core Competencies in Brief Dynamic Psychotherapy

    Becoming a Highly Effective and Competent Brief Dynamic Psychotherapist

    By Jeffrey L. Binder, Ephi J. Betan

    Series: Core Competencies in Psychotherapy Series

    This book addresses the essential clinical competencies required to conduct brief dynamic therapy. Authors Jeffrey L. Binder and Ephi J. Betan discuss the conceptual foundation of their treatment model, and the application of this framework in forming and maintaining a therapeutic alliance,...

    Published October 16th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Unlocking the Emotional Brain

    Eliminating Symptoms at Their Roots Using Memory Reconsolidation

    By Bruce Ecker, Robin Ticic, Laurel Hulley

    Psychotherapy that regularly yields liberating, lasting change was, in the last century, a futuristic vision, but it has now become reality, thanks to a convergence of remarkable advances in clinical knowledge and brain science. In Unlocking the Emotional Brain, authors Ecker, Ticic and Hulley...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Couples in Collusion

    Short-Term, Assessment-Based Strategies for Helping Couples Disarm Their Defenses

    By Dennis A. Bagarozzi

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    When a couple enters therapy, both partners have either explicit or implicit understandings of what can—and, more importantly, cannot—be discussed in therapy. Even when empirically tested assessments are used to help pinpoint areas of concern and conflict, couples may choose to identify only those...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Solution Focused Brief Therapy

    100 Key Points and Techniques

    By Harvey Ratner, Evan George, Chris Iveson

    Series: 100 Key Points

    Solution Focused Brief Therapy: 100 Key Points and Techniques provides a concise and jargon-free guide to the thinking and practice of this exciting approach, which enables people to make changes in their lives quickly and effectively. It covers: The history and background to solution focused...

    Published May 24th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Brief Coaching

    A Solution Focused Approach

    By Chris Iveson, Evan George, Harvey Ratner

    Series: Essential Coaching Skills and Knowledge

    Brief Coaching offers a new approach to coaching by considering how the client will know when they have reached their goal, and what they are already doing to get there. The coach aims to work towards the solution rather than working away from the problem, so that the client's problem is not...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Animal-Assisted Brief Therapy, Second Edition

    A Solution-Focused Approach

    By Teri Pichot

    This book provides an overview of Animal-Assisted Activities (AAA) and Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) and demonstrates how they can be incorporated into solution-focused treatment programs. Pichot, focusing on the use of therapy dogs, starts with a discussion of the basics of AAA/T and...

    Published November 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Solution-Focused Substance Abuse Treatment

    By Teri Pichot, Sara A. Smock

    Solution-Focused Substance Abuse Treatment describes the standard of care for substance abuse treatment, demonstrates how solution-focused brief therapy exceeds this standard, and shows how it can effectively be used in substance abuse evaluation, case management, and both individual and group...

    Published March 12th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Solution-Focused Brief Practice with Long-Term Clients in Mental Health Services

    "I Am More Than My Label"

    By Joel K. Simon, Thorana S. Nelson

    Valuable patient-centered ideas for treating mental illness Traditional forms of mental health care can often center more on simply avoiding hospitalization than on promoting wellness by focusing on a patient’s personal feelings and hopes. In fact, these established methods can even have a...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge