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  1. Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT) Treatment Manual

    A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model for Training Parents

    By Sue C. Bratton, Garry L. Landreth, Theresa Kellam, Sandra Blackard

    This manual is the highly recommended companion to CPRT: A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model. Accompanied by a CD-Rom of training materials, which allows for ease of reproduction and enhanced usability, the workbook will help the facilitator of the filial training and will provide a much needed...

    Published July 25th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Engaging Children in Family Therapy

    Creative Approaches to Integrating Theory and Research in Clinical Practice

    Edited by Catherine Ford Sori

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    A common question at the initial meeting of a family therapist and a new client(s) is often whether or not to include a child or children in the counseling sessions. The inclusion of a child in the family therapy process often changes the dynamic between client and therapist -- and between the...

    Published June 26th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT)

    A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model

    By Garry L. Landreth, Sue C. Bratton

    This book offers a survey of the historical and theoretical development of the filial therapy approach and presents an overview of filial therapy training and then filial therapy processes. The book also includes a transcript of an actual session, answers to common questions raised by parents,...

    Published November 17th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Falling in Love

    Why We Choose the Lovers We Choose, 2nd Edition

    By Ayala Malach Pines

    Falling in Love is the first book to unlock the mysteries of how and why we fall in love. Renowned psychologist Ayala Pines shows us why we fall for the people we do, and argues convincingly that we love neither by chance nor by accident. She offers sound advice for making the right choices...

    Published June 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  5. Why Love Matters

    How Affection Shapes a Baby's Brain

    By Sue Gerhardt

    Why Love Matters explains why love is essential to brain development in the early years of life, particularly to the development of our social and emotional brain systems, and presents the startling discoveries that provide the answers to how our emotional lives work. Sue Gerhardt considers how the...

    Published June 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  6. Welcome Home!

    An International and Nontraditional Adoption Reader

    By Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence Kaslow

    Examine the pros and cons of nontraditional adoption! Welcome Home! An International and Nontraditional Adoption Reader is an essential guide to the process, pros, and cons of adopting children from outside the United States, with special needs, and/or from a different racial/cultural background....

    Published October 8th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Conceptualizing and Measuring Father Involvement

    Edited by Randal D. Day, Michael E. Lamb

    After decades of focusing on the mother's role in parenting, family studies researchers have turned their attention to the role of the father in parenting and family development. The results shed new light on childhood development and question conventional wisdom by showing that beyond providing...

    Published August 31st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Women's Stories of Divorce at Childbirth

    When the Baby Rocks the Cradle

    By Hilary Hoge

    Explore the reasons that new families break up!This landmark book examines the causes and consequences of divorce occurring during pregnancy or within a year of childbirth. Women’s Stories of Divorce at Childbirth: When the Baby Rocks the Cradle draws from the experiences of seventeen women who...

    Published May 28th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Falling in Love

    Why We Choose the Lovers We Choose

    How mystical is love really? Sought after, capable of sending us to emotional extremes from abysmal misery to irrepressible joy, love is often perceived as a force beyond mortal control. Is it as dumb, blind or arbitrary as we often think, and are we subject to its whims? Or do we actually choose...

    Published August 16th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Post-Natal Depression

    Psychology, Science and the Transition to Motherhood

    By Paula Nicolson

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Post-Natal Depression challenges the expectation that it is normal to be a 'happy mother'. It provides a radical critique of the traditional medical and social science explanations of 'post natal depression' by supplying a systematic feminist psychological analysis of women's experiences following...

    Published June 17th 1998 by Routledge