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Title The International book of family therapy / edited by Florence W. Kaslow.

Imprint New York : Brunner/Mazel, ©1982.


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Description xx, 482 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Form Also issued online.
Contents I. History and philosophy -- History of family therapy in the United States: A kaleidoscopic overview / Florence W. Kaslow (U.S.A.) -- The personal and family mental health of family therapists / Israel W. Charny (Israel) -- family theory and the epistemology of Humberto Maturana / Paul F. Dell (U.S.A.) -- Towards a cybernetic systems approach to family therapy / Karl Tomm (Canada).
II. Family therapy: Theory, process, and technique -- Family paradigm and family coping: A proposal for linking the family's intrinsic adaptive capacities to its responses to stress / David Reiss and Mary Ellen Oliveri (U.S.A.) -- The therapist as director of the family drama / Maurizio Andolfi and Claudio Angelo (Italy) -- The problem of the referring person / Mara Selvini Palazzoli, Luigi Boscolo, Gianfranco Cecchin, and Giuliana Prata (Italy) -- A method for organizing the clinical description of family interaction: The "family interaction summary format" / Peter Loader, Charlotte Burck, Warren Kinston, and Arnon Bentovim (England) -- Symmetry, complementarity, and depression: The evolution of an hypothesis / Stephen L. Pollack, Nadine J. Kaslow, and David M. Harvey (U.S.A.) -- Cognitive family therapy / E.M. Waring and Lila Russell (Canada) -- Prescribing the family's own dysfunctional rules as a therapeutic strategy / Maurizio Andolfi (Italy) -- Draw a dream: An intervention promoting change in families in conflict / Bruce J. Tonge (Australia) -- The family as background to obesity / Hilde Bruch (U.S.A.) -- Adequate joint authority of parents: A crucial issue for the outcome of family therapy / Theo Compernolle (Belgium) -- A model for evaluation in child custody disputes / Richard Chasin and Henry Grunebaum (U.S.A.).
III. Family therapy within the institutional and societal context -- The inpatient care of families at Vikersund / Ingerid S. Ravnsborg (Norway) -- The family as the real context of all psychotherapeutic processes / Jorge E. Garcia, Badaracco (Argentina) -- "The back is gone": A systems view of work injuries and invalidism in Australian migrant families / Brian Stagoll (Australia) -- From the family approach to the sociopolitical approach / Mony Elkaim (Belgium) -- The extended family in transition: Clinical implications / Judith Landau-Stanton, John Griffiths, and Jean Mason (South Africa).
IV. Treating marital conflict and sexual dysfunction -- How to be a marital therapist without knowing practically anything / Jay Haley (U.S.A.) -- The agoraphobic married woman and her marriage pattern: A clinical study / Hans Jorgen Holm (Norway) -- Clinical hypnosis in treating sexual abulia / Daniel L. Araoz (U.S.A.) -- Marital homeostasis and spouse-aided therapy in persisting psychological disorders / R. Julian Hafner (Australia).
V. Training and a glimpse at the future -- Bad therapy -- a way of learning / Moshe Lang (Australia) -- Epilogue -- crystal ball gazing / Florence W. Kaslow (U.S.A.).
Subject Family psychotherapy.
Psychiatry, Transcultural.
Family psychotherapy. (OCoLC)fst00920448
Psychiatry, Transcultural. (OCoLC)fst01081208
Transculturele psychiatrie.
Familientherapie (DE-588)4016421-4
Aufsatzsammlung (DE-588)4143413-4
Family Therapy. (DNLM)D005196
Indexed Term Family psychotherapy
Psychiatry, Transcultural
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Collected Work. (DNLM)D020470
Added Author Kaslow, Florence Whiteman.
Other Form: Online version: International book of family therapy. New York : Brunner/Mazel, ©1982 (OCoLC)565328671
ISBN 0876303165
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