From a new and revised perspective on the possibilities of integration, Gerson covers the latest research in neuroscience and the transmission of affect within intimate relationships, with a new chapter on attachment theory and emotionally focused therapy. Firmly grounded in detailed case presentations, and addressed practical questions of diagnosis, and developmental approaches, her focus on family therapy examined its history, organizing concepts, clinical interaction, and referrals.
The embedded self was a sterling introduction to family systems theory and therapy, and enhanced the work of analysts and family and couples therapists alike. Similarly, the family therapy community has deepened its interest in individual dynamics within systemic patterning. First published in 1996, the embedded self was lauded as "a brilliant and long overdue rapprochement between psychoanalysis and family therapy conceived by a practitioner trained and experienced in both modalities of treatment.
The Embedded Self, Second Edition: An Integrative Psychodynamic and Systemic Perspective on Couples and Family Therapy #ad - Mary-joan gerson’s integrated presentation of psychodynamic and family systems theory invited therapists of either orientation to learn the tools and techniques of the other, to mutual benefit. The second edition proves no different in its context but wider in its scope, further enhancing the work of the family therapist interested in individual dynamics, and preparing the psychodynamically-oriented therapist who seeks to extend her craft from the dyad to the triad, and beyond.
Core Competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis Relational Perspectives Book SeriesRoutledge #ad - Barsness offers his own research on technique and grounds these methods with superb contributions from several master clinicians, therapeutic stance/attitude; analytic listening/attunement; working within the relational dynamic, expanding the seven primary competencies: therapeutic intent, the use of patterning and linking; the importance of working through the inevitable enactments and ruptures inherent in the work; and the use of courageous speech through disciplined spontaneity.
Roy E. Relevant for graduate students and novice therapists as well as experienced clinicians, this textbook offers a foundational curriculum for the study of Relational Psychoanalysis, supervisors, presents analytic technique with as clear a frame and purpose as evidenced based models, and professors, and serves as a gateway into further study in Relational Psychoanalyses.
Core competencies of relational psychoanalysis is inspired by Barsness’ students; he was motivated to create a primary text that could assist them in understanding the often complex and abstract models of Relational Psychoanalysis. The practical emphasis of this text will also offer non-analytic clinicians a window into the mind of the analyst, while increasing the settings and populations in which this model can be applied and facilitate integration with other therapeutic orientations.
Core Competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis Relational Perspectives Book Series #ad - A critique of the model is offered, issues of race and culture and gender and sexuality are addressed, as well as current research on neurobiology and its impact in the development of the model. In addition, offers a study on the efficacy of relational Psychoanalysis, this book presents a history of Relational Psychoanalysis, proposes a new relational ethic and attends to the the importance of self-care in working within the intensity of such a model.
Core competencies of relational psychoanalysis provides a concise and clearly presented handbook for those who wish to study, and teach the core competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis, practice, offering primary skills in a straightforward and useable format. The reader will find the writings easy to understand and accessible, and immediately applicable within the therapeutic setting.
Research Methods in Psychology: Evaluating a World of Information Second EditionW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Research Methods in Psychology: Evaluating a World of Information Second Edition #ad - A text that will make your students care about research methods as much as you do. This market-leading text emphasizes future consumers of psychological research, uses real-world examples drawn from popular media, and develops students’ critical-thinking skills as they become systematic interrogators of information in their everyday lives.
Textbook of PsychoanalysisAmerican Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. #ad - This interdisciplinary emphasis is one of the many strengths of this new edition. Also current and extensive is the coverage of the interface between psychoanalysis and other disciplines, such as neuroscience. In a single volume, the editors have compiled contributions that cover the history of psychoanalysis, the major theoretical models, and all facets of treatment and technique.
This pluralistic approach is consistent with the conceptual and clinical diversity of contemporary American psychoanalysis, the focus of this newly revised work. The book also reflects the exponential increase in research activity within psychoanalysis, and the section on research is both up to date and substantive.
Textbook of Psychoanalysis #ad - No other volume offers the range of topics, the depth of coverage, or the accessible writing style of this groundbreaking text. The only comprehensive textbook of psychoanalysis available in the United States, the Textbook of Psychoanalysis was written with both the beginning student in the mental health care professions and the practicing analyst in mind.
The editors have created a format that logically and painlessly educates and engages.
Doing Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: Adapting Psychodynamic Treatment to Contemporary PracticeWiley #ad - This readable guide for therapists and therapists-in-training lays out the theoretical essence and practical essentials of doing child and adolescent psychotherapy from the referral call to the last goodbye.
Theory and Practice of Group PsychotherapyBasic Books #ad - Basic Books. Yalom and his collaborator Dr. Yalom's the theory and practice of Group Psychotherapy has been the standard text in the field for decades. In this completely revised and updated fifth edition, Dr. Molyn leszcz expand the book to include the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their broad clinical wisdom and expertise.
New topics include: online therapy, ethnocultural diversity, specialized groups, trauma and managed care. At once scholarly and lively, incisive, this is the most up-to-date, and comprehensive text available on group psychotherapy. The classic work on group psychotherapyHailed by Jerome Frank as "the best book that exists on the subject, " Irvin D.
Handbook of Psychological AssessmentWiley #ad - Wiley. Organized according to the sequence mental health professionals follow when conducting an assessment, Sixth Edition covers principles of assessment, evaluation, treatment planning, Groth-Marnat’s Handbook of Psychological Assessment, referral, and report writing. Basic Books. Written in a practical, how to integrate test scores and develop treatment plans as well as instruction on ways to write effective, skills-based manner, interpreting assessment data, the Sixth Edition provides guidance on the most efficient methods for selecting and administering tests, client-oriented psychological reports.
This text provides through coverage of the most commonly used assessment instruments including the Wechsler Intelligence Scales, monitoring, Personality Assessment Inventory, and brief assessment instruments for treatment planning, NEO Personality, Rorschach, Wechsler Memory Scales, Thematic Apperception Test, Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, and outcome assessment.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A Practitioner's GuideThe Guilford Press #ad - Addressing the art and science of psychodynamic treatment, including effective listening and talking; transference and countertransference; emotional safety; and an empathic, Nancy McWilliams distills the essential principles of clinical practice, attuned attitude toward the patient. The book describes the values, assumptions, and clinical and research findings that guide the psychoanalytic enterprise, and shows how to integrate elements of other theoretical perspectives.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A Practitioner's Guide #ad - Wiley. The guilford Press. Basic Books. It discusses the phases of treatment and covers such neglected topics as educating the client about the therapeutic process, handling complex challenges to boundaries, and attending to self-care. Presenting complex information in personal, nontechnical language enriched by in-depth clinical vignettes, this is an essential psychoanalytic work and training text for therapists.
Doing Dialectical Behavior Therapy: A Practical Guide Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based TreatmentThe Guilford Press #ad - Filled with vivid clinical vignettes and step-by-step descriptions, this book demonstrates the nuts and bolts of dialectical behavior therapy DBT. Wiley. Dimeff and kelly koerner, which presents exemplary DBT programs for specific clinical problems and populations. The book provides an accessible introduction to DBT while enabling therapists of any orientation to integrate elements of this evidence-based approach into their work with emotionally dysregulated clients.
The guilford Press. Guilford Publications. Dbt is expressly designed for--and shown to be effective with--clients with serious, multiple problems and a history of treatment failure. Basic Books. Experienced dbt clinician and trainer kelly Koerner clearly explains how to formulate individual cases; prioritize treatment goals; and implement a skillfully orchestrated blend of behavioral change strategies, validation strategies, and dialectical strategies.
Doing Dialectical Behavior Therapy: A Practical Guide Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment #ad - See also dialectical behavior Therapy in Clinical Practice: Applications across Disorders and Settings, edited by Linda A.
Interpersonal Process in Therapy: An Integrative ModelCengage Learning #ad - It shows you practical ways to intervene with your clients, while addressing and alleviating the concerns new therapists often have -- such as worrying about making "mistakes. It also provides clear guidelines for effective and ineffective ways to establish a working alliance, develop a focus for treatment, help clients transition from surface conversation to their key concerns, respond to clients' painful feelings, address resistance and resolve ruptures in the therapeutic relationship, and more.
Interpersonal Process in Therapy: An Integrative Model #ad - . Wiley. Featuring new case examples and updated research, the seventh edition's extensive clinical vignettes and sample therapist-client dialogues will bring you "in the room" with the therapist. Engaging, and immediately helpful with clients, readable, interpersonal process IN THERAPY: AN INTEGRATIVE MODEL brings together various theories into a cohesive framework that centers on the therapeutic relationship.
Basic Books. The guilford Press. Guilford Publications. Therapy that effects change must authentically involve you, the therapist.
Addictions From an Attachment Perspective: Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours? The Bowlby Centre Monograph SeriesRoutledge #ad - Guilford Publications. These papers open up innovative and effective ways of working with people troubled by addiction from an attachment-informed perspective. Contributors: cara crossan, richard gill, bob johnson, Liz Karter, Edward Khantzian, Kate White, Lynn Greenwood, Arlene Vetere, Jason Wright Basic Books.
Addictions From an Attachment Perspective: Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours? The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series #ad - For a long time the person with an addiction has been seen as the problem with society being able to live in denial of the causes. The guilford Press. The papers bring together an in-depth understanding that addictions are a response to, and hold the pain of, broken attachments and are best treated within healthy interpersonal relationships.
Wiley. This outstanding book is an important collection of papers from the 2013 John Bowlby Memorial Conference by accomplished clinicians from different modalities who share their experience of working with people with different kinds of addiction.