This authoritative handbook provides a definitive overview of the theory and practice of couple therapy. Noted contributors--many of whom developed the approaches they describe--combine clear conceptual exposition with thorough descriptions of therapeutic techniques. In addition to presenting major couple therapy models in step-by-step detail, the book describes effective applications for particular populations and problems. Chapters adhere closely to a uniform structure to facilitate study and comparison, enhancing the book's utility as a reference and text. See also Clinical Casebook of Couple Therapy, also edited by Alan S. Gurman, which presents in-depth illustrations of treatment.Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Barry W. McCarthy, PhD, Professor, Department of Psychology, American University, and Partner, Washingtonanbsp;...
|Title||:||Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy, Fourth Edition|
|Author||:||Alan S. Gurman|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2008-06-24|