Essential Psychotherapies, Third Edition: Theory and Practice by Stanley B. Messer, PhD

Essential Psychotherapies, Third Edition: Theory and Practice

byStanley B. Messer, PhD, Alan S. Gurman, PhD

Kobo ebook | August 17, 2011

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The leading survey text for basic psychotherapy courses, this book offers authoritative, engaging presentations of the 12 most important forms of psychotherapy practiced today. Prominent experts cover traditional treatments as well as influential models that have been developed relatively recently, giving students and practitioners a solid grasp of foundational theories, techniques, and research. Each chapter follows a common set of organizational guidelines; features illustrative vignettes and a full case example; and concludes with readings and resources to guide further study.


New to This Edition

*Incorporates the latest clinical developments and research.

*Chapter on "third-wave" behavior therapies.

*Each chapter has expanded discussions of the role of the therapeutic relationship and the use of evidence-based practices.

*Concise chapters make the book even more instructor and student friendly.


Title:Essential Psychotherapies, Third Edition: Theory and PracticeFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 17, 2011Publisher:Guilford PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1609181999

ISBN - 13:9781609181994

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