Family Therapy Techniques by Salvador MinuchinFamily Therapy Techniques by Salvador Minuchin

Family Therapy Techniques

bySalvador Minuchin, H. Charles Fishman

Hardcover | April 30, 1981

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A master of family therapy, Salvador Minuchin, traces for the first time the minute operations of day-to-day practice. Dr. Minuchin has achieved renown for his theoretical breakthroughs and his success at treatment.Now he explains in close detail those precise and difficult maneuvers that constitute his art. The book thus codifies the method of one of the country's most successful practitioners.

Salvador Minuchin, M.D., is Research Professor at the New York University Medical School. He is author of Families and Family Therapy and Family Kaleidoscope and coauthor of Psychosomatic Families: Anorexia Nervosa in Context.
Title:Family Therapy TechniquesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.25 × 6.13 × 0 inPublished:April 30, 1981Publisher:Harvard

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0674294106

ISBN - 13:9780674294103

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Table of Contents

1. Spontaneity

2. Families

3. Joining

4. Planning

5. Change

6. Reframing

7. Enactment

8. Focus

9. Intensity

10. Restructuring

11. Boundaries

12. Unbalancing

13. Complementarity

14. Realities

15. Constructions

16. Paradoxes, by Peggy Papp

17. Strengths

18. Beyond Technique


Case Index

General Index

Editorial Reviews

For the individual therapist searching for a better family model, Families and Family Therapy is recommended at the top of any list of acquisitions. It is doubtful whether any other family therapy publication today can match it.