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  1. Enhancing Self-Control in Adolescents

    Treatment Strategies Derived from Psychological Science

    By Norman M. Brier

    This book offers an innovative, trans-diagnostic approach to enhancing self-control in adolescents based directly on personality and social psychological science. It thus fills a void. While several books address specific disorders such as ADHD, poor school performance, and aggression, this is one...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Surviving Family Care Giving

    Co-ordinating effective care through collaborative communication

    By Gráinne Smith

    Surviving Family Care Giving: Co-ordinating effective care through collaborative communication is a practical book for family and other home carers in a variety of situations. Gráinne Smith shows how to provide the most effective coordinated care possible through constructive communication and...

    Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Substance Abuse and the Family

    By Michael D. Reiter

    Substance Abuse and the Family demonstrates what it means to view addiction through a systems lens by considering biology and genetics, family relationships, and larger systems. Throughout the text, Michael D. Reiter shows how to examine a person’s predilection to become addicted, his or her social...

    Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Family Environment and Intellectual Functioning

    A Life-span Perspective

    Edited by Elena L. Grigorenko, Robert J. Sternberg

    What is the impact of the family environment on us, particularly with regard to our intellectual functioning? Does the role of early family environment wear off, as some researchers have suggested, or does it maintain or possibly even become more important as we grow older? This book examines the...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Adlerian Lifestyle Counseling

    Practice and Research

    By Warren R. Rule, Malachy Bishop

    A rare balance of both practical application and empirical research investigation, Adlerian Lifestyle Counseling provides mental health practitioners with an invaluable resource on the theories of counseling pioneer Alfred Adler. Warren R. Rule and Malachy Bishop, both reputed authorities on...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Adult Attachment Patterns in a Treatment Context

    Relationship and narrative

    By Sarah Daniel

    Attachment theory posits that the need for attachment is a life-long phenomenon that becomes especially relevant in times of crisis or trauma. When adults experience illness, accidents, assaults, psychological difficulties or losses, their attachment-behavioural systems are activated, motivating...

    Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Solving Modern Family Dilemmas

    An Assimilative Therapy Model

    By Patricia Pitta

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    Context is the unifying principle that guides a therapist’s formulation of the modern family’s presenting dilemmas, functioning, relationships, and attitudes. We can no longer assume that a family is comprised of a mother, father, and children; the composition and systems a family operates within...

    Published August 5th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Critical Role of Parenting in Human Development

    By Marianna S. Klebanov, Adam D. Travis

    This thorough and multidisciplinary overview of childrearing illustrates and stands on two foundational principles: that the importance of parenting is immense, and that it is undervalued. The Critical Role of Parenting in Human Development surprises readers with the realization that the way we...

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Communication Among Grandmothers, Mothers, and Adult Daughters

    A Qualitative Study of Maternal Relationships

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This volume examines communication processes within the grandmother-mother-daughter relationship, emphasizing an intergenerational perspective. Using observations of and extensive interviews with six sets of middle-income, Caucasian female family members, this book offers a heuristic account of...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Routledge