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  1. Hope and Despair in Narrative and Family Therapy

    Adversity, Forgiveness and Reconciliation

    Edited by Carmel Flaskas, Imelda McCarthy

    How do experiences of hope and despair impact upon our capacity to meet life's challenges in narrative and family therapy? Clients' experiences of hope and despair can be complex, reflecting individual and family histories, current patterns and dynamics, the stresses of everyday life, and the...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Family Therapy as an Alternative to Medication

    An Appraisal of Pharmland

    Edited by Phoebe S Prosky, David V Keith

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Family on the Threshold of the 21st Century

    Trends and Implications

    Edited by Solly Dreman

    Is there life for the family in the 21st century? Pessimists view the traditional two-parent nuclear family as a relic of the past, attributing their gloomy outlook to increased demands from the workplace, rampant technological advancement, and the pursuit of personal achievement at the expense of...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Personality and Family Development

    An Intergenerational Longitudinal Comparison

    By Klaus A. Schneewind, Stefan Ruppert

    This unique volume presents the results of a study of 200 German families over a period of 16 years from 1976 to 1992. This study--the findings of which yield a host of new insights into the dynamics of cross-generational personality and family development--is based on an ecopsychological framework...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Developments in Family Therapy (Psychology Revivals)

    Theories and Applications Since 1948

    Edited by Sue Walrond-Skinner

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this volume presents papers by the leading British theorists and practitioners in family therapy from its beginnings up to the 1980s. It collected together for the first time a number of important previously published articles which had relevance and interest for...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Family and Marital Psychotherapy (Psychology Revivals)

    A Critical Approach

    Edited by Sue Walrond-Skinner

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The family therapy movement had from its earliest days been marked by a surge of creativity and by the energy of the new ideas it generated. Originally published in 1979, the authors of the original essays collected together in this book felt that the time had come to take stock and to scrutinise...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Family Therapy (Psychology Revivals)

    The Treatment of Natural Systems

    By Sue Walrond-Skinner

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    During the late 1970s and early 1980s, there was a growing interest in family therapy as a potent tool for helping to bring about change and growth in many families whose lives had become stagnant, joyless or self-destructive. As it became more popular as a method of social work intervention,...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Awaiting the therapist's Baby

    A Guide for Expectant Parent-practitioners

    By April E. Fallon, Virginia Brabender, Virginia Brabender

    The passage into and through pregnancy and new parenthood is one that affects all aspects of a therapist's life, including work with patients. It presents special therapeutic challenges, as well as special therapeutic opportunities. Drawing on the scattered literature, interviews with people who...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Parenting After the Death of a Child

    A Practitioner's Guide

    By Jennifer L. Buckle, Stephen J. Fleming

    The death of a child has a tremendous and overwhelming impact on parents and siblings, completely altering the psychological landscape of the family. In the aftermath of such a tragedy, parents face the challenge of not only dealing with their own grief, but also that of their surviving children....

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Working With Immigrant Families

    A Practical Guide for Counselors

    Edited by Adam Zagelbaum, Jon Carlson

    Working With Immigrant Families examines the theoretical and practice-based issues that must be considered by counseling professionals when performing family therapy with immigrant clients. It provides practitioners with insights into why immigrant families come to the United States,...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge