Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors free pdf This book provides a theoretical framework and an innovative model of intervention for distressed couples whose relationships are affected by the echoes of trauma. Combining attachment theory, trauma research, and emotionally focused therapeutic techniques, Susan M. Johnson guides the clinician in modifying the interactional patterns that maintain traumatic stress and fostering positive, healing relationships among survivors and their partners. In-depth case material brings to life the process of assessment and treatment with couples coping with the impact of different kinds of trauma, including childhood abuse, serious illness, and combat experiences. The concluding chapter features valuable advice on therapist self-care.

About Susan M. Johnson

Susan M. Johnson, EdD, is Professor of Psychology in the School of Psychology at the University of Ottawa and Director of the Ottawa Couple and Family Institute, Ottawa, Canada. Widely published, she is the main proponent of emotionally focused couple and family therapy, which she teaches extensively in North America and internationally. In 2005, she received the Distinguished Contribution to Family Systems Research Award from the American Family Therapy Academy. The website for Dr. Johnson's work is www.eft.ca.

Details Book

Author : Susan M. Johnson
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 07 April 2005
ISBN : 1593851650
EAN : 9781593851651
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 228 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Restoring Mentalizing in Attachment Relationships free pdfRestoring Mentalizing in Attachment Relationships

    In Restoring Mentalizing in Attachment Relationships: Treating Trauma With Plain Old Therapy. Jon G. Allen. Ph.D.. argues that the incorporation of mentalizing into attachment theory and research provides a solid foundation for trauma treatment..


  • From Trauma to Healing free pdfFrom Trauma to Healing

    From Trauma to Healing: A Social Worker's Guide for Working With Survivors is the next significant publication on trauma in the field of social work. Since September 11 and Hurricane Katrina. social workers have come together increasingly to consider how traumatic events impact practice..


  • Using Trauma-Focused Therapy Stories free pdfUsing Trauma-Focused Therapy Stories

    Using Trauma-Focused Therapy Stories is a groundbreaking treatment resource for trauma-informed therapists who work with abused and neglected children ages nine years and older as well as their caregivers..


  • Essential Ultrasound for Trauma free pdfEssential Ultrasound for Trauma

    E-FAST (extended focused assessment by sonograpy for trauma) represents the basic ultrasonographic approach to any trauma patient. Identification or exclusion of free fluid and air in the abdominal and thoracic cavities plays a pivotal role in deciding the immediate diagnostic and therapeutic path..


  • Healing Trauma free pdfHealing Trauma

    Researchers have shown that survivors of accidents. disaster. and childhood trauma often endure lifelong symptoms ranging from anxiety and depression to unexplained physical pain. fatigue. illness. and harmful "acting out" behaviors..


  • Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors free pdfEmotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors

    . This book provides a theoretical framework and an innovative model of intervention for distressed couples whose relationships are affected by the echoes of trauma. Combining attachment theory, traum