Family Therapy: Concepts Process and Practice: Third Edition

Author(s) : Alan Carr

Family Therapy: Concepts Process and Practice: Third Edition

Book Details

  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Published : 2012
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Pages : 552
  • Category :
    Family, Couple and Systemic Therapy
  • Catalogue No : 33682
  • ISBN 13 : 9781119954651
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119954
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Now in its third edition, this highly regarded and well-established textbook includes up-to-date coverage of recent advances in family therapy practice and reviews of latest research, whilst retaining the popular structure and chapter features of previous editions.

* Presents a unique, integrative approach to the theory and practice of family therapy

* Distinctive style addresses family behaviour patterns, family belief systems and narratives, and broader contextual factors in problem formation and resolution

* Shows how the model can be applied to address issues of childhood and adolescence (e.g. conduct problems, drug abuse) and of adulthood (e.g. marital distress, anxiety, depression)

* Student-friendly features: chapters begin with a chapter plan and conclude with a summary of key points; theoretical chapters include a glossary of new terms; case studies and further reading suggestions are included throughout

About the Author(s)

Professor Alan Carr is the director of the Doctoral training programme in clinical psychology at University College Dublin and Consultant Couple and Family Therapist at the Clanwilliam Institute in Dublin. He has published over 20 books and 200 academic papers and conference presentations in the fields of family therapy and clinical psychology. He has extensive experience in family therapy and clinical psychology, having worked in the field in the UK, Ireland, and Canada.

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