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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 98 new and published books in the subject of Marriage & Family Counseling — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Community and In-Home Behavioral Health Treatment

    By Lynne Rice Westbrook

    Learn how you can cut down on rapport-building time, make your services accessible to more people, and put your consumers at ease during treatment by offering in-home and natural community-based behavioral health services. This book examines the impact that the environment can have on the comfort...

    Published June 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Patterns in Interpersonal Interactions

    Inviting Relational Understandings for Therapeutic Change

    Edited by Karl Tomm, Sally St. George, Dan Wulff, Tom Strong

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    In this book we present a comprehensive view of a systemic approach to working with families, initiated by Karl Tomm more than two decades ago at the Calgary Family Therapy Centre in Canada. The contributors of this edited book articulate the IPscope framework as it was originally designed and...

    Published May 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Winnicott and ‘Good Enough’ Couple Therapy

    Reflections of a couple therapist

    By Claire Rabin

    Claire Rabin innovatively applies the Winnicottian theory of the ‘good enough mother’ to couple therapy, redirecting attention to the therapeutic relationship and the therapist’s self-awareness regardless of the methods used. Using this lens, even the therapist’s mistakes become an opportunity for...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Global Perspectives in Family Therapy

    Development, Practice, Trends

    Edited by Kit S. Ng

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    Global Perspectives in Family Therapy: Development, Practice, Trends provides an overview of the development of the family and the issues and concerns they are faced with in different cultural contexts. Contributions from experts in the field expand on the different aspects on the historical...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Positive Couple Therapy

    Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience

    By Jefferson A. Singer, Karen Skerrett

    Positive Couple Therapy: Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience is a significant step forward in the couple literature. Utilizing a strengths-based approach, it teaches therapists and couples a unique method for uncovering positive potential within a relationship. The authors demonstrate how “We...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Stress, Trauma, and the Family

    Edited by Don. R. Catherall

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    The Handbook of Stress, Trauma, and the Family is broken down into three sections, compiling research, theory and practice. The first section focuses on how traumatic stress affects intimate others, what familial characteristics affect individual susceptibility to trauma, as well as evaluation of...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Bereavement Care for Families

    Edited by David W. Kissane, Francine Parnes

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Grief is a family affair. When a loved one dies, the distress reverberates throughout the immediate and extended family. Family therapy has long attended to issues of loss and grief, yet not as the dominant therapeutic paradigm. Bereavement Care for Families changes that: it is a practical resource...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Tokens of Affection

    Reclaiming Your Marriage After Postpartum Depression

    By Karen Kleiman, Amy Wenzel

    Postpartum depression is hard on a marriage. In their private practices, authors Karen Kleiman and Amy Wenzel often find themselves face-to-face with marriages that are suffocating, as if the depression has sucked the life out of a relationship that was only prepared for the anticipated joy of...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Stepfamilies

    A Global Perspective on Research, Policy, and Practice

    By Jan Pryor

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This new book reviews the most current global research and highlights the challenges, possibilities, and dynamics of stepfamily households. It describes their formation, their experiences, and the factors that help them thrive. International and cultural differences are highlighted throughout along...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Craft of Family Therapy

    Challenging Certainties

    By Salvador Minuchin, Michael D. Reiter, Charmaine Borda

    Family therapy trainees are inundated with a multitude of family therapy theories. They also have difficulty shifting from an individualistic view to one of seeing interactions and systems. How do therapists hone their own methods with all of these choices? And how do they learn how to best treat...

    Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge