Family Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice, 7th edition

  • Samuel T. Gladding

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Overview

Family Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice explains the techniques of working with couples and families of all different compositions.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136940968

Subject: Social Work & Human Services

Category: Family Therapy

Table of contents

Prologue

PART 1: Foundations of Family Therapy
1. The History of Family Therapy: Evolution and Revolution
2. The Theoretical Context of Family Therapy
3. Types and Functionality of Families
4. Working with Single-Parent and Blended Families
5. Working with Culturally Diverse Families
6. Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues in Family Therapy

PART 2: Therapeutic Approaches to Working with Families
7. The Process of Family Therapy
8. Couples and Marriage Therapy and Enrichment
9. Psychodynamic Family Theory
10. Bowen Family Systems Theory
11. Behavioral and Cognitive--Behavioral Family Therapies
12. Experiential Family Therapy
13. Structural Family Therapy
14. Strategic Family Therapies
15. Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
16. Narrative Family Therapy

PART 3: Professional Issues and Research in Family Therapy
17. Research and Assessment in Family Therapy
18. Working with Substance-Related Disorders, Domestic Violence, and Child Abuse

Epilogue

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