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  1. The Embedded Self, Second Edition

    An Integrative Psychodynamic and Systemic Perspective on Couples and Family Therapy

    By Mary-Joan Gerson

    First published in 1996, The Embedded Self was lauded as "a brilliant and long overdue rapprochement between psychoanalysis and family therapy conceived by a practitioner trained and experienced in both modalities of treatment." Mary-Joan Gerson’s integrated presentation of psychodynamic and family...

    Published August 26th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Common Dilemmas in Couple Therapy

    By Judith P. Leavitt

    Common Dilemmas in Couple Therapy addresses four common problems that couples therapists face everyday in their offices – problems that leave therapists exhausted, drained, challenged, alive, racing, and on edge. These dilemmas encompass not only the difficult challenges therapists face...

    Published August 5th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Discovering Your Couple Sexual Style

    Sharing Desire, Pleasure, and Satisfaction

    By Barry W. McCarthy, Emily McCarthy

    Winner of the 2009 Smart Marriages® Impact Award Think all sex should be earth shattering? The quality of most couple sex doesn’t measure up to the much distorted image of the perfect romantic love/passionate sex encounter portrayed in popular culture. In Discovering Your Couple Sexual Style:...

    Published January 8th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The Spiritual Work of Marriage

    By David C. Olsen

    Learn how to help couples to navigate and resolve the spiritual themes present in marriage Statistically speaking, about half of all first marriages fail. The Spiritual Work of Marriage comprehensively discusses an issue that is central to addressing committed relationships and intimacy—the...

    Published May 20th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Breaking Up Blues

    A Guide to Survival and Growth

    By Denise Cullington

    We want to believe that break-up and divorce may be tough in the short term, but that time will heal all. But is it a dangerous myth? Breaking Up Blues presents evidence of the risks of remaining caught in bitter battle; of failing to learn from past difficulties; in refusing to mind; or becoming...

    Published March 30th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The Secret Language of Intimacy

    Releasing the Hidden Power in Couple Relationships

    By Robert G. Lee

    In The Secret Language of Intimacy, shame and its consequences are foregrounded as a major, if not the major, impediment to the healthy functioning in the relationships of couples. In the first part of the book, Robert Lee presents the "Secret Language of Intimacy Workshop," developed and...

    Published March 6th 2008 by Gestalt Press

  7. What is This Thing Called Love?

    A Guide to Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Couples

    By Sarah Fels Usher

    What is This Thing Called Love? provides a clear how-to guide for carrying out psychotherapy with couples from a psychoanalytic perspective. The book draws on both early and contemporary psychoanalytic knowledge, explaining how each theory described is useful in formulating couple dynamics and in...

    Published July 12th 2007 by Routledge

  8. African American Relationships, Marriages, and Families

    An Introduction

    By Patricia Dixon

    African American Relationships, Marriages, and Families is a historically and culturally centered text designed for relationship, marriage and family educators and therapists who work with African American singles and couples. Complete with numerous exercises, the book helps singles and couples...

    Published December 25th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Collaborative Therapy

    Relationships And Conversations That Make a Difference

    Edited by Harlene Anderson, Diane Gehart

    Collaborative Therapy: Relationships and Conversations That Make a Difference provides in-depth accounts of the everyday practice of postmodern collaborative therapy, vibrantly illustrating how dialogic conversation can transform lives, relationships, and entire communities. Pioneers and leading...

    Published November 14th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Head Over Heels

    Wives Who Stay with Cross-Dressers and Transsexuals

    By Virginia Erhardt

    Candid, first-hand accounts of couples who stay together despite highly emotional gender issues. Head Over Heels gives voice to thirty ordinary women who live extraordinary lives as partners to crossdressers, transgenderists, and male-to-female transsexuals. These unique women discuss, with honesty...

    Published November 13th 2006 by Routledge