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Families and Family Therapy

No other book in the field today so fully combines vivid clinical examples, specific details of technique, and mature perspectives on both effectively functioning families and those seeking therapy. The views and strategies of a master clinician are presented here in such clear and precise form that readers can proceed directly from the book with comparisons and modifications to suit their own styles and working situations. Dr. Minuchin presents six chapter-length transcripts of actual family sessions-two devoted to ordinary families who are meeting their problems with relative success; four concerned with families seeking help. Accompanying each transcript is the author's running interpretation of what is taking place, laying particular stress on the therapist's tactics and maneuvers. These lively sessions are interpreted in a brilliant theoretical analysis of why families develop problems and what it takes to set them right. The author constructs a model of an effectively functioning family and defines the boundaries around its different subsystems, whether parental, spouse, or sibling. He discusses ways in which families adapt to stress from within and without, as they seek to survive and grow. Dr. Minuchin describes methods of diagnosing or "mapping" problems of the troubled family and determining appropriate therapeutic goals and strategies. Different situations, such as the extended family, the family with a parental child, and the fam

Booko found 6 book editions of Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin

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Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin, ISBN: 9780422763004
Families and Family Therapy
May, 1977 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin, ISBN: 9780415665414
Families and Family Therapy
May, 2012 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin, ISBN: 9780415664738
Families and Family Therapy
Oct, 2011 Hardcover Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin, ISBN: 9780415065719
Families and Family Therapy
May, 1977 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Families and Family Therapy by Salvador Minuchin, ISBN: 9780674292369
Families and Family Therapy
Jan, 1974 Hardcover Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Families and Family Therapy by Minuchin, ISBN: 9780422747004
Families and Family Therapy
Oct, 1974 Hardcover Being refreshed... Being refreshed...

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