Why should family therapists care about brain research? are there invisible connections between the breakdown of our relationships and the breakdown of our cells? To answer these questions, author Suzanne Hanna paints pictures of ancient principles coming together with contemporary research as a context for why basic concepts of neuroscience are relevant to couple and family therapy.
Numerous illustrations make the brain transparent, while surveys, worksheets, and tables make therapeutic process transparent. This analysis enables practitioners to harness the power of mindfulness toward brain development and interpersonal healing. The last chapter illustrates concepts and interventions through a full-length case story and applies addiction treatment as a case study for program development.
The Transparent Brain in Couple and Family Therapy #ad - The transparent brain includes case examples from all walks of life, highlighting heroic acts of survival. Chapters include topics on:• whole body awareness• a narrative approach to neuroanatomy and physiology • 5 basic principles of neuroscience• Basics of trauma treatment• Male/female brain differences in couples therapy• The ancient concept of tribe and a community frontal lobeEach chapter summarizes with principles and guidelines for clinicians.
It is a revolutionary read and a must-have reference for any mental health professional. Applications of family therapy begin with the self of the therapist and advance through the interpersonal layers of attachment, pair-bonding, and community.
Family Therapy TechniquesHarvard University Press #ad - Minuchin has achieved renown for his theoretical breakthroughs and his success at treatment. Harvard University Press. Now he explains in close detail those precise and difficult maneuvers that constitute his art. A master of family therapy, Salvador Minuchin, traces for the first time the minute operations of day-to-day practice.
. The book thus codifies the method of one of the country’s most successful practitioners. Dr.
The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection Basic Principles into Practice SeriesRoutledge #ad - Routledge. Harvard University Press. Written by a leading authority on emotionally focused couples and marital therapy, this second edition is an up-to-date reference on all aspects of EFT and its uses for mental health professionals. Other new features are a section on EFT and feminism, as well as a section on cultural competence for the EFT therapist.
A new section covers the growth of couples therapy as a field and its overall relevance to the mental health field, accompanied by coverage of how recent research into the nature of marital distress is consonant with EFT. Since its original publication in 1996, this volume has been a helpful guide to therapists in the practice of emotionally focused therapy.
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Invitational Intervention: A Step by Step Guide for Clinicians Helping Families Engage Resistant Substance Abuses in TreatmentBookSurge Publishing #ad - Harvard University Press. This book provides a practical step-by-step guide for clinicians who are interested in learning about Invitational Intervention and the ARISE method. A nida-funded arise study resulted in 83% successful treatment engagement with an average of less than 90 minutes of professional time expended because the majority of the effort was undertaken by the substance abuser's concerned others and support system.
Routledge. Intervention is the action taken by family, friends, and concerned others to actively assist someone to change an unacceptable behavior. Invitational intervention encourages concerned other members of the support system to pick up the telephone and reach out to a trained ARISE Interventionist for guidance in achieving successful treatment engagement.
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DSM-5® Made Easy: The Clinician's Guide to DiagnosisThe Guilford Press #ad - Routledge. Harvard University Press. In this indispensable book, engaging, master diagnostician James Morrison presents the spectrum of diagnoses in DSM-5 in an accessible, clinically useful format. Demystifying dsm-5 criteria without sacrificing accuracy, the book includes ICD-10-CM codes for each disorder.
More than 130 detailed case vignettes illustrate typical patient presentations; down-to-earth discussions of each case demonstrate how to arrive at the diagnosis and rule out other likely possibilities. The product ships with all relevant accessories. Providing a wealth of diagnostic pointers, Morrison writes with the wisdom and wit that made his guide to the prior DSM a valued resource for hundreds of thousands of clinicians and students.
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Brand new in box. His website www. Guilford. Com/jm offers additional discussion and resources related to psychiatric diagnosis and DSM-5.
Genograms: Assessment and Intervention Third Edition Norton Professional Books PaperbackW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Once these principles have been explained, the authors go on to present the important clinical applications of genograms in both family therapy and family medicine. Now updated and expanded in its third edition, doing a genogram interview, and featuring revised genograms for easier reading, reflecting the growing and widespread use of genograms for clinical intervention, this best-selling text provides a standard method for constructing a genogram, and interpreting the results.
The product ships with all relevant accessories. 32-page color insert Harvard University Press. W w norton Company. Routledge. By providing a fascinating view into the richness of family dynamics, McGoldrick and her coauthors provide an invaluable guide to clinicians for accurately charting a family’s structure, making it easier to scan for potential problems and take proactive steps to utilize resources when necessary.
Genograms: Assessment and Intervention Third Edition Norton Professional Books Paperback #ad - These applications include the effective assessment of patients’ risk for emotional problems such as anxiety or depression; structural patterns among families such as divorce and remarriage; relationship patterns such as enmeshment, conflicts, and racism; and family life cycle transitions and developmental crises, poverty, and cut-offs; recent and chronic life stressors such as pregnancy, acute illness, among other uses.
Brand new in box. Widely used by both family therapists and all health care professionals, the genogram is a graphic way of organizing the mass of information gathered during a family assessment and finding patterns in the family system for more targeted treatment. Genograms of famous families―sigmund freud, the roosevelts, princess diana, the kennedys, Bill Clinton, Jane Fonda and Ted Turner, to name a few―bring the text to life, and help to elucidate the principles of family systems theory and systemic interviewing, and Thomas Jefferson, Woody Allen and Mia Farrow, which form the basis of genogram work.
The New Contextual Therapy: Guiding the Power of Give and TakeRoutledge #ad - W w norton Company. Routledge. Harvard University Press. Through detailing and examining the four interplaying dimensions of relationships, Contextual Theory gives therapists the ability to reshape human relationships and solve problems using the strengths of trust, fairness, and freedom. The product ships with all relevant accessories.
Routledge. Not just a review of what came before, this brief clinical guide de-mystifies the Contextual Theory of family counseling for practitioners and students in language that is succinct and lucid in order to expose a whole new generation of therapists to this important approach to family therapy. Brand new in box.
Narrative Means to Sober Ends: Treating Addiction and Its AftermathThe Guilford Press #ad - Guilford Publications. The product ships with all relevant accessories. Brand new in box. Routledge. W w norton Company. Routledge. Demonstrated are innovative, explore their relationships to drugs and alcohol, flexible ways to help clients form new understandings of what has happened in their lives, and develop new stories to guide and nourish their recovery.
. Harvard University Press. This eloquently written book proposes a narrative approach that builds a much-needed bridge between family therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and addictions counseling. Making matters more confusing, the treatment field is too often splintered into different approaches, each with its own competing claims.
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Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American PsycheFree Press #ad - Harvard University Press. Routledge. The product ships with all relevant accessories. The most devastating consequence of the spread of American culture across the globe has not been our golden arches or our bomb craters, but our bulldozing of the human psyche itself. W w norton Company. American-style depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and anorexia have begun to spread around the world like contagions, and the virus is us.
Guilford Publications. Traveling from hong kong to sri lanka to zanzibar to Japan, acclaimed journalist Ethan Watters witnesses firsthand how Western healers often steamroll indigenous expressions of mental health and madness and replace them with our own. Free Press. Brand new in box. In teaching the rest of the world to think like us, we have been homogenizing the way the world goes mad.
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Adolescents at Risk: Home-Based Family Therapy and School-Based InterventionThe Guilford Press #ad - Building on the earlier reaching out in family Therapy, this book reflects the ongoing development of the authors' multisystems approach and many other important changes in the field; the majority of the content is completely new. It is an indispensable resource for beginning and experienced professionals or text for courses on adolescent intervention or adolescent mental health.
The authors explore the multigenerational patterns that shape the lives of poor and ethnic minority adolescents and present innovative strategies for intervening beyond the walls of the agency or clinic. W w norton Company. Brand new in box. Routledge. Routledge. Rich with illustrative case material, this book guides mental health professionals to break the cycle of at-risk behavior by engaging adolescents and their families in home, school, and community contexts.
Adolescents at Risk: Home-Based Family Therapy and School-Based Intervention #ad - The product ships with all relevant accessories. Harvard University Press. Free Press. Grounded in research, the book shows how to implement both home-based family therapy and school-based achievement mentoring to provide a comprehensive web of support. Guilford Publications.
Motivational Interviewing: Helping People Change, 3rd Edition Applications of Motivational InterviewingThe Guilford Press #ad - This bestselling work for professionals and students is the authoritative presentation of motivational interviewing MI, the powerful approach to facilitating change. A wealth of vignettes and interview examples illustrate the "dos and don'ts" of successful implementation in diverse contexts. Free Press. This book is in the applications of Motivational Interviewing series, edited by Stephen Rollnick, William R.
. Brand new in box. The book elucidates the four processes of MI--engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning--and vividly demonstrates what they look like in action. Guilford Publications. Routledge. Highly accessible, the book is infused with respect and compassion for clients. Harvard University Press. Routledge.
Motivational Interviewing: Helping People Change, 3rd Edition Applications of Motivational Interviewing #ad - Miller, and Theresa B. Guilford Publications. The product ships with all relevant accessories. W w norton Company. The companion web page provides additional helpful resources, including reflection questions, an extended bibliography, and annotated case material.