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Author Boyd-Franklin, Nancy.

Title Therapy in the real world : effective treatments for challenging problems / Nancy Boyd-Franklin, Elizabeth N. Cleek, Matt Wofsy, Brian Mundy.

Publication Info. New York : gp, The Guilford Press, [2013]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reserve Material  SOCW 601 ADVANCED CLINICAL PRACTICE I    Check Shelf
Description xvi, 384 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary "Helping beginning and experienced therapists cope with the myriad challenges of working in agencies, clinics, hospitals, and private practice, this book distills the leading theories and best practices in the field. The authors provide a clear approach to engaging diverse clients and building rapport; interweaving evidence-based techniques to meet therapeutic goals; and intervening effectively with individuals, families, groups, and larger systems. Practitioners will find tools for addressing the needs of their clients while caring for themselves and avoiding burnout; students will find a clear-headed framework for making use of the variety of approaches available in mental health practice. Subject Areas/Keywords: addictions, agency, CBT, clinical training, clinician self-care, clinics, cognitive-behavioral therapy, crisis intervention, evidence-based treatments, families, family, groups, homelessness, individuals, inpatient, mental health, mindfulness, motivational interviewing, multicultural, multistressed, multisystems, outpatient, poverty, psychotherapy, racial diversity, recovery, relapse prevention, supervision Audience: Clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, psychiatric nurses, family therapists, substance abuse treatment professionals, and counselors"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-369) and index.
Contents I. Therapy in the Real World -- 1. Overview of the Book -- 2. Evidence-Based Practice -- 3. Incorporating Multicultural, Racial, and Socioeconomic Diversity -- II. Core Mediational Processes -- 4. Joining and Establishing the Therapeutic Relationship -- 5. Psychoeducation and Recovery Principles in Mental Health Services -- 6. Motivational Interviewing -- 7. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy -- 8. Mindfulness- and Acceptance-Based Principles and Practices -- 9. Relapse Prevention, Trigger Management, and the Completion of Treatment -- III. Systems Interventions: Family, Multisystems, and Group Treatment -- 10. Family Therapy -- 11. The Multisystems Model and Interdisciplinary Coordination of Care -- 12. Group Therapy -- IV. Risk Assessment and Crisis Intervention -- 13. Risk Assessment and Suicide Prevention -- 14. Crisis Intervention in Clinics, Schools, and Communities: Responses to Violence, Suicide, and Homicide -- V. Challenges of Clinical Work, Clinician Self-Care, Supervision, and Training -- 15. The Benefits and Challenges of Clinical Work and the Importance of Clinician Self-Care -- 16. Supervision, Training, and Organizational Support as Antidotes to Burnout -- Concluding Statement.
Subject Psychotherapy -- Practice.
Counseling psychology -- Practice.
Psychotherapists -- Professional ethics.
Added Author Cleek, Elizabeth.
Wofsy, Matt.
Mundy, Brian.
ISBN 9781462510283 (hardback : acid-free paper)
1462510280 (hardback : acid-free paper)
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