Family Therapies (2nd Edition) (Christian Association For Psychological Studies Books Series)
:In Family Therapies , Mark A. Yarhouse and James N. Sells survey the major approaches to family therapy and treat, within a Christian framework, significant psychotherapeutic issues. A landmark work, this volume was written for those studying counseling, social work,...
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:In Family Therapies, Mark A. Yarhouse and James N. Sells survey the major approaches to family therapy and treat, within a Christian framework, significant psychotherapeutic issues. A landmark work, this volume was written for those studying counseling, social work, psychology, or marriage and family therapy.Fully updated and revised, this second edition includes new chapters on cohabitation and LGBTQ+ marriage and family formation.Other issues covered include
crisis and trauma
separation, divorce, and blended families
substance abuse and addictions
gender, culture, economic class, and race
Yarhouse and Sells conclude by casting a vision for an integrative Christian family therapy and offer timely wisdom for therapeutic practice in the midst of a diverse and rapidly changing global context.Family Therapies is an indispensable resource for those in the mental health professions, including counselors, psychologists, family therapists, social workers, and pastors.
Mark A. Yarhouse (Psy.D., Wheaton College) is professor of psychology and director of the Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity (www.sexualidentityinstitute.org) at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia, where he has taught since 1998. A licensed clinical psychologist, he serves as an adjunct faculty member of both the Institute for Sexual Wholeness in Atlanta, Georgia, and the psychology department of Wheaton College Graduate School.
His books include Modern Psychopathologies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal, co-authored with Richard E. Butman and Barrett W. McRay, Sexual Identity Synthesis: A Guide to Living in the Time Between the Times, co-authored with Lori A. Burkett, Sexual Identity Synthesis: Attributions, Meaning-Making and the Search for Congruence, co-authored with Erica S. N. Tan, Homosexuality: The Use of Scientific Research in the Church's Moral Debate, and Ex-gays?: A Longitudinal Study of Religiously Mediated Change in Sexual Orientation co-authored with Stanton L. Jones. Most recently he has produced Family Therapies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal with James N. Sells.
Koorong - Editorial Review.
James N. Sells (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is professor of counseling and director of the Ph.D. program in counselor education and supervision at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia, where he has taught since 2005. His research, private practice and teaching seminars have focused on marital conflict, reconciliation and forgiveness. Sells's research has been published in the Journal of Counseling Psychology, Journal of Counseling and Development, Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, The Family Journal, Journal of Family Therapy and Journal of College Student Development. He si the author of Family Therapies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal. with Mark A Yarhouse.
Koorong - Editorial Review.
- <strong>part I: Foundational Considerations</strong>
- 1. A Christian Understanding For Family Therapy2. Historical Foundations Of Family Therapy
- <strong>part Ii: Models Of Family Therapy</strong>
- 3. Bowenian Family Therapy 4. Strategic Family Therapy5. Structural Family Therapy 6. Psychodynamic Family Therapy7. Contextual Family Therapy8. Experiential Family Therapy 9.. Solution-focused Family Therapy 10. Cognitive-behavioral Family Therapy 11. Narrative Family Therapy12. Toward An Integrative Christian Family Therapy
- <strong>part Iii: Integration Of Family Theory With Critical Issues In Psychotherapy</strong>
- 13. Crisis And Trauma 14. Attending To Marital Conflict15. Separation, Divorce, And Remarriage16. Individual Psychopathology 17. Substance Abuse 18. Gender, Culture, Economic Class, And Race 19. Cohabiting Couples And Families: Christian Counseling’s New Reality20. Lgbt+ Couples And Families
- <strong>part Iv: Casting A Vision</strong>
- 21. Conclusion: Casting A Vision For Christian Family Therapy
- Author Indexsubject Index