Counseling And Therapy For Couples by Lynn L. LongCounseling And Therapy For Couples by Lynn L. Long

Counseling And Therapy For Couples

byLynn L. Long, Mark E. Young

Paperback | July 10, 2006

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Prepare for couples work with COUNSELING AND THERAPY FOR COUPLES! This counseling text includes wide coverage of topics in couples counseling, giving you exposure to the key issues and the varieties of couples with which you will be working. Numerous case examples and role-play scenarios illustrate the application of concepts to real-life situations. The integrative model discussed in the text encourages you to identify workable goals and lead couples to agreement, rather than spending time analyzing the personalities of each individual.
Dr. Lynn Long is a professor in the Department of Counseling and Psychotherapy at Stetson University in Florida. Her doctorate degree is from the University of FloridaMark Young is a professor at University of Central Florida. He received his doctorate in Community Counseling from Ohio University in 1985. Since 1987 he has worked as a ...
Title:Counseling And Therapy For CouplesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 9.3 × 7.5 × 0.9 inPublished:July 10, 2006Publisher:Brooks ColeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0495005959

ISBN - 13:9780495005957

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Table of Contents

PART I. PRINCIPLES, EVALUATION, AND PLANNING.1. The Couple as a Unique System.2. Theories of Couples Therapy: Part One.3. Theories of Couple Therapy: Part Two.4. An Integrative Model for Couples Therapy.5. The Assessment of Couples and Their Problems.6. Goal Setting and Treatment Planning with Couples.PART II.COMMON TREATMENT STRATEGIES AND ISSUES IN THE LIFE OF A COUPLE.7. Treatment Strategies that Can be Applied to Multiple Couples Issues.8. Treating Communication Problems: Issues and Skills.9. Intimacy and Sexuality.10. Conflict: Negotiation and Resolution.11. Divorcing Couples.12. Infidelity in Relationships.PART III. SPECIAL CHALLENGES.13. Counseling Couples with Alcohol Problems.14. Blending Couples.15. Same-Sex Couples.