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Palgrave Macmillan

Introduction to Systemic and Family Therapy

ISBN 9780230224445
Publication Date January 2013
Formats Paperback Ebook (EPUB) Ebook (PDF) 
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Series Basic Texts in Counselling and Psychotherapy

Ideas drawn from family and systemic therapy form the basis of many interventions in mental health and childcare. This brief introduction offers an ideal starting-point for non specialists and new students keen to develop their skills. Taking a step-by-step experiential approach, it explores key concepts in vivid practice context.

JOHN HILLS is Vice Chair of the Association for Family Therapy and British correspondent of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. Previously he has been Editor of the Association for Family Therapy Newsletter (1986-1988) and Founding and General Editor of Context, the news magazine of family therapy in Britain. He has been teaching and supervising in the field of systemic and family therapy for well over twenty years and regularly presents at Association for Family Therapy conferences.

Using the Genogram and Convening the Family
A Family Systemic Session Observed
Essential Ideas in Systemic Thought and Practice
The Family Crucible and the Origins of Family Therapy
Key Interactions in the Family Crucible
The Search for Wellbeing: the Ethical Dimension of Systemic Thought
The Phenomenological Perspective and Method
Dialogue Analysis: Scripts and Subscripts
Change and the Therapeutic Art of Narrative


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