By Joseph L. Wetchler,Lorna L. Hecker
Now in its moment variation, this article introduces readers to the wealthy heritage and perform of Marriage and kinfolk treatment, with 32 pros from around the US proposing their wisdom of their components of craftsmanship. This mixture of ways and types supplies this article a distinct voice and makes it a complete source for graduate scholars taking their first path in Marriage and kin remedy.
The publication is split into 3 sections:
Part 1 specializes in the parts on which twenty first century relatives treatment relies and summarizes the latest adjustments made not to merely healing interventions, yet to the very idea of “family.”
Part 2 provides an summary of the 7 significant theoretical versions of the sphere: structural, strategic, Milan, social constructionist, experiential, transgenerational, and cognitive-behavioral kinfolk remedy. each one bankruptcy during this part
• Focuses at the founding father of the idea, its theoretical tenants, and its key techniques
• Shows how the version makes a speciality of diversity
• Presents the learn that helps the approach
Part three addresses particular therapy parts which are universal to marriage and relatives therapists, resembling intercourse treatment, pre-marital remedy, learn, and ethics and felony issues.
As an advent to the sphere of Marriage and family members remedy, this quantity stands above the remainder. not just will readers achieve an figuring out of the wealthy heritage of the sphere and its recommendations, yet they are going to additionally see an entire photograph of the context during which households are embedded, equivalent to gender, tradition, spirituality, and sexual orientation. this information is the major to knowing what differentiates Marriage and relatives treatment from person psychotherapy. Glossaries, case reports, tables, figures, and appendices look generously during the textual content to offer this knowledge and provides scholars a radical evaluate to organize them for his or her specialist lives.
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