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  1. Creating Connection

    A Relational-Cultural Approach with Couples

    Edited by Judith V. Jordan, Jon Carlson

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    Relational-Cultural Theory (RCT) posits that people grow through and toward relationship throughout the lifespan. Rather than emphasizing movement toward autonomy and self-sufficiency, it focuses on the power of connection in people’s lives. Culture and power are seen as formative in...

    Published June 12th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships

    What Works and What Doesn't

    By Patricia L. Papernow

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships draws on current research, a wide variety of clinical modalities, and thirty years of clinical work with stepfamily members to describe the special challenges stepfamilies face. The book presents the concept of "stepfamily architecture" and the...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Love, Intimacy, and the African American Couple

    Edited by Katherine M. Helm, Jon Carlson

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    This exciting new text on counseling African American couples outlines critical components to providing culturally-sensitive treatment. Built around a framework that examines African American couples’ issues as well as the specific contextual factors that can negatively impact their relationships,...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Understanding and Treating Sex Addiction

    A comprehensive guide for people who struggle with sex addiction and those who want to help them

    By Paula Hall

    Sex addiction is on the increase - in the media as well as in the therapy room. But while more and more people seek help for their compulsive sexual behaviours, there is still confusion and debate about whether the condition even exists. Understanding and Treating Sex Addiction explains why...

    Published November 7th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Cultural Context of Sexual Pleasure and Problems

    Psychotherapy with Diverse Clients

    Edited by Kathryn S. K. Hall, Cynthia A. Graham

    Using rich case material and research presented by distinguished authorities in the fields of sex, couple, family, and psychotherapy, this edited book contributes to our efforts to help individuals and couples increase their sexual satisfaction. The authors explore social and cultural backgrounds,...

    Published August 24th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Family Therapy Review: Contrasting Contemporary Models

    Edited by Anne Rambo, Charles West, AnnaLynn Schooley, Tommie V. Boyd

    This unique text uses one common case to demonstrate the applications of a wide range of family therapy models. Readers will find it useful when studying for the national family therapy licensing exam, which requires that exam takers be able to apply these models to case vignettes. The authors, all...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Rewriting the Rules

    An Integrative Guide to Love, Sex and Relationships

    By Meg Barker

    We live in a time of great uncertainty about relationships. We search for "The One," but find ourselves staying single because nobody measures up. The reality of our relationships is not what we expected, and it becomes hard to balance it with all the other things that we want out of life. At...

    Published August 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Self Under Siege

    A Therapeutic Model for Differentiation

    By Robert W. Firestone, Lisa Firestone, Joyce Catlett

    How much of our identity or 'self' is truly representative of our own wants, needs, and goals in life and how much does it reflect the desires and priorities of someone else? Are we following our own destiny or are we unconsciously repeating the lives of our parents, living according to their...

    Published July 18th 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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