Essential skills in family therapy: from the first interview to termination

May 22, 2020 | Psychology


Many students and beginning clinicians have relied on this engaging, authoritative text–now revised and expanded–to hit the ground running in real-world clinical practice. Focusing on what works, the authors show how to flexibly draw on multiple theories and techniques to conduct comprehensive assessments, develop collaborative treatment plans, and intervene effectively for frequently encountered clinical concerns. Mental health skills needed by all therapists are interwoven with state-of-the-art family therapy knowledge.

Amazon > JoEllen Patterson, Lee Williams, Todd M. Edwards, Larry Chamow, & Claudia Grauf-Grounds