Promoting Change Through Paradoxical Therapy

Author by : GERALD WEEKS
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Originally published in 1985 and now revised and updated, this work presents the seminal theory that has led to the use of paradoxical techniques in different systems of therapy. Dr. Weeks, a pioneer in the field, has gathered well-known therapists to address key issues such as structure and process of paradoxical therapy; theories of health, dysfunction, and change; ethical implications of working paradoxically; and effectiveness of paradoxical interventions. Selected case studies shed light on basic questions such as whether to work paradoxically and how to establish treatment goals and termination procedures.


Promoting Change Through Paradoxical Therapy

Author by : Gerald R. Weeks
Languange : en
Publisher by : Psychology Press
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Description : Originally published in 1985 and now revised and updated, this work presents the seminal theory that has led to the use of paradoxical techniques in different systems of therapy. Dr. Weeks, a pioneer in the field, has gathered well-known therapists to address key issues such as structure and process of paradoxical therapy; theories of health, dysfunction, and change; ethical implications of working paradoxically; and effectiveness of paradoxical interventions. Selected case studies shed light on basic questions such as whether to work paradoxically and how to establish treatment goals and termination procedures.


The Corsini Encyclopedia Of Psychology And Behavioral Science

Author by : W. Edward Craighead
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : A comprehensive reference for psychology research and practice The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science, Volume 3 provides researchers, practicing psychologists, teachers, and students with an exhaustive reference for the field. Covering psychological and behavioral conditions, treatments, testing, diagnoses, and much more, this invaluable resource provides information on over 1,200 topics across four volumes. This Third Edition features new coverage of biomedical research and neuroscience findings to reflect the growing impact of evidence-based treatment, and includes profiles of influential psychologists and psychological organizations from around the world.


Psychotherapy For The Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse

Author by : Kathleen Wheeler
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elsevier Health Sciences
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Description : Psychotherapy for the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse provides the nurse psychotherapist with a useful "how-to" primer that contains practical techniques and interventions without a lot of theoretical jargon. Topics include the basics of psychotherapy, from how to respond to a patient's initial call to termination of care. Selected approaches, interpersonal, cognitive-behavioral, and psychodynamic psychotherapy are highlighted with discussion of evidence-base research. Specific techniques for working with commonly seen patient populations that require special consideration: those who have experienced trauma, children, and older adults are included. In addition, how to integrate psychopharmacology and psychotherapy is discussed in detail. A straightforward approach to psychotherapy using a holistic nursing framework. Latest findings on the neurophysiology of psychotherapy including research on attachment, therapeutic relationships, and trauma. Evidence-based research for all approaches and populations discussed. Provides treatment hierarchy for decision making in selecting strategies for treatment from the initial contact and assessment to termination. Step-by-step guide to building the nurse-patient relationship in order to achieve quality outcomes. Includes detailed instructions on therapeutic communication techniques. Detailed instructions teach you how to use the latest therapeutic communication techniques. Includes all patient populations from children to the older adult with special emphasis on working with traumatized patients. Comprehensive appendices provide quick access to helpful forms and diagnostic tools specific to psychotherapy nursing practice.


Family Psychology Ii

Author by : Luciano L'Abate
Languange : en
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Description : This second collection of writings covers the main topics that define the newly created specialty of family psychology. Family therapy is limited to a single approach devoted to the treatment of families in trouble; family psychology encompasses the entire range of family functioning, from optimal to pathological.


Lessons From Asia Oceania

Author by : Graham R. Davidson
Languange : en
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Psychological Interventions

Author by : Mary B. Ballou
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : This book examines a variety of psychological intervention strategies used in counseling and therapy to bring about change. It is a handbook of strategies which reviews major forms of interventions, reviews research evidence of effectiveness, and challenges existing theoretical boundaries. Ballou's objective is to provide a source of interventions which counselors or therapists might consult to increase their knowledge of interventions and to assist their clients.


The Behavior Therapist

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Languange : en
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Theories Of Psychotherapy

Author by : Cecil Holden Patterson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Pearson College Division
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Description : This text offers detailed systematic summaries of 14 major psychotherapy theories, enabling both students and the general reader to better appreciate and evaluate each theory. Each chapter features a sketch of the theorist and the philosophy behind the therapy.


Paradoxical Strategies In Psychotherapy

Author by : Leon F. Seltzer
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wiley-Interscience
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Description : Paradoxical Strategies in Psychotherapy examines the history, sources, principles, and research behind this increasingly influential approach. It discusses the paradoxical tactics associated with the four most common forms of treatment psychodynamic, behavioral, gestalt, and systems and is backed by the largest bibliography of writings ever collected on this subject, over 500 items in all.