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New and Published Books

  1. Principia Amoris

    The New Science of Love

    By John Mordechai Gottman

    Stereotypically, science and emotion are diametric opposites: one is cold and unfeeling, the other soft and nebulous; one is based on proven facts while the other is based on inexplicable feelings and “never the twain shall meet,” until now.John Gottman delves into the unquantifiable realm of love,...

    Published October 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Marital Tensions (Psychology Revivals)

    Clinical Studies Towards a Psychological Theory of Interaction

    By Henry V. Dicks

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1967, this book gathers together the various aspects of Dr Dick’s theoretical and clinical approach to marriage difficulties into a coherent system for the benefit of professional workers and students who were concerned with family and community psychiatry and case work at...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. An Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Joseph L. Wetchler, Lorna L. Hecker

    Now in its second edition, this text introduces readers to the rich history and practice of Marriage and Family Therapy, with 32 professionals from across the US presenting their knowledge in their areas of expertise. This blend of approaches and styles gives this text a unique voice and makes it a...

    Published September 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Forgiveness and Reconciliation

    Theory and Application

    By Everett L. Worthington, Jr.

    To be unforgiving is harmful. The inability to come to terms with one’s anger or strife often can lead to stress disorders, mental health disorders, and relationship problems. Forgiveness is a personal decision. Forgiveness and Reconciliation focuses on individual experiences with forgiveness,...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. An Emotionally Focused Workbook for Couples

    The Two of Us

    By Veronica Kallos-Lilly, Jennifer Fitzgerald

    This workbook is intended for use with couples who want to enhance their emotional connection or overcome their relationship distress. It is recommended for use with couples pursuing Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). It closely follows the course of treatment and is designed so that clinicians can...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Coupling... What Makes Permanence? (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Barbara Jo Brothers

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1991, the theme for this title is the exploration of the components of lasting, long-term relationships. It begins with the first part of an interview between Sheldon Starr and Virginia Satir, made in 1985 and is followed by a comment on that interview by the Editor. Other...

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Couples and Change (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Barbara Jo Brothers

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1996, this enlightening book about facilitating therapeutic change within the couple relationship opens with a transcript of one of a series of lectures by Virginia Satir. It presents readers with Satir’s observations – observations that show the difference between thinking with...

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Common Complaints in Couple Therapy

    New Approaches to Treating Marital Conflict

    By Joan Lachkar

    Marriage and couple therapists see clients with broken relationships and bonds all the time; those who were once madly in love can grow indifferent, people change, and couples go into sessions feeling depressed, traumatized, and sometimes abused by their partners. Joan Lachkar examines the...

    Published May 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence

    By Anna Motz

    Domestic violence is a major public health concern, affecting millions worldwide. It is underreported, often devastating and sometimes ends in murder. In Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence, Anna Motz integrates psychological and criminological data with clinical illustrations and...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Winnicott and ‘Good Enough’ Couple Therapy

    Reflections of a couple therapist

    By Claire Rabin

    Claire Rabin innovatively applies the Winnicottian theory of the ‘good enough mother’ to couple therapy, redirecting attention to the therapeutic relationship and the therapist’s self-awareness regardless of the methods used. Using this lens, even the therapist’s mistakes become an opportunity for...

    Published April 4th 2014 by Routledge