Becoming a Marriage and Family Therapist

From Classroom to Consulting Room
by Eugene Mead
$59.99
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Publisher: Wiley

Publication Date: April 30, 2016

ISBN: 9781118323403

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Becoming a Marriage and Family Therapist is a practical "how to" guide designed to help trainee therapists successfully bridge the gap between classroom and consulting room. Readers will learn how to apply empirically-based methods to the core tasks of therapy in order to improve competency, establish effective supervision, and deliver successful client outcomes.

  • A practical guide to improving competency across the core tasks of therapy, based on over 40 years of observation and teaching by an internationally acclaimed author
  • Presents treatment protocols that show how to apply therapy task guidelines to a range of empirically-supported marriage and family treatments
  • Provides extended coverage on assessing and beginning treatment with crisis areas such as suicidal ideation, and family violence with children, elders, and spouses
  • Suggests how supervisors can support trainees in dealing with crisis and other challenging areas, to build competence and successful delivery