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Comparative Treatments for Relationship Dysfunction

Comparative Treatments for Relationship Dysfunction

SKU# 9780826113245


  • Frank M. Dattilio PhD, ABPP
  • Louis Bevilacqua MEd, PsyD

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This volume presents 18 different treatment modalities for the same case, demonstrating a rich variety of interventions available for treating relationship problems. Treatment approaches are divided into psychoanalytic, cognitive-behavioral and integrative therapies. For students who want to prepare for licensure or professional counselors and therapists who want to improve their practice with couples.

Product Details 

  • Publication Date June 06, 2000
  • Page Count 432
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826113245
  • EISBN 9780826197085

Table of Contents 

    Foreword, Alan S. Gurman, University of Wisconsin Medical School
  1. Overview of Couples Therapy, Louis J. Bevilacqua and Frank M. Dattilio
  2. Introduction and Case Conceptualization of Mike and Jan, Louis J. Bevilacqua and Frank M. Dattilio
  3. Part I: Systems Theories
  4. Bowen Systems Theory, Daniel V. Papero
  5. Structural Theory, Harry J. Aponte and Edward J. DiCesare
  6. Strategic Therapy, James Keim
  7. Part II: Psychodynamic Theories
  8. Object Relations Therapy, Jill Savage Scharff and Yolanda de Varela
  9. Adlerian Therapy, Jon Carlson and Len Sperry
  10. Imago Relationship Therapy, Wade Luquet
  11. Part III: Cognitive-Behavioral Theories
  12. A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach, Frank M. Dattilio and Louis J. Bevilacqua
  13. Part IV: Integrative Theories
  14. Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Susan Johnson
  15. Integrative Behavioral Couple Therapy, Janice Jones, Andrew Christensen, and Neil Jacobson
  16. Integrative Marital Theory, William C. Nichols
  17. The Intersystem Model, April Westfall
  18. Conflict Resolution Therapy, Susan Heitler
  19. Relationship Enhancement Couples Therapy, Barry G. Ginsberg
  20. Part V: Postmodern Theories
  21. Recasting the Therapeutic Drama: A Client-Directed, Outcome-Informed Approach, Barry L. Duncan, Jacqueline A. Sparks, and Scott D. Miller
  22. Feminist Couples Therapy, Cheryl Rampage
  23. Narrative Therapy with Couples, Jill Freedman and Gene Combs
Epilogue, Frank M. Dattilio and Louis J. Bevilacqua