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New and Published Books

  1. 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 August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy

    By Philip A. Ringstrom

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy presents an original model of couples treatment integrating ideas from a host of authors in relational psychoanalysis. It also includes other psychoanalytic traditions as well as ideas from other social sciences. This book addresses a...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Positive Couple Therapy

    Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience

    By Jefferson A. Singer, Karen Skerrett

    Positive Couple Therapy: Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience is a significant step forward in the couple literature. Utilizing a strengths-based approach, it teaches therapists and couples a unique method for uncovering positive potential within a relationship. The authors demonstrate how “We...

    Published March 7th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Choosing Nonviolence

    A Homework Manual for Women's Groups

    By Kevin A. Fall, Shareen Howard, Steven M. Vestal

    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. If you are a group leader, Choosing Nonviolence will...

    Published February 11th 2014 by Routledge