Essentials Of Group Therapy

Author: Virginia M. Brabender
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471671576
Size: 12,70 MB
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The ideal resource for setting up and working with therapygroups Group therapy is an increasingly popular treatment modality fora variety of disorders and client populations. Essentials ofGroup Therapy provides both professionals and students with aclear overview of the group therapy process, its history anddevelopment, and the critical skills required for workingeffectively with groups. This valuable guide presents severalmodels and techniques for setting up and leading a number ofdifferent types of groups, explained with a distinct practitionerfocus. As part of the Essentials of Mental Health Practiceseries, this book provides information mental healthprofessionals need to practice knowledgeably, efficiently, andethically in today's behavioral healthcare environment. Eachconcise chapter features numerous callout boxes highlighting keyconcepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, aswell as "Test Yourself" questions that help you gauge and reinforceyour grasp of the information covered. Essentials of Group Therapy focuses on the practicalaspects of deciding when and for whom group therapy is effective,building groups for long- and short-term therapy, as well assupport and self-help groups, and managing the issues that canarise as groups develop. The authors provide examples of how tohandle leadership, training, and diversity, as well as ethical andlegal issues in an effective and compassionate manner.Essentials of Group Therapy provides an invaluable referencefor mental health students and professionals studying or working inany practice.

Art Based Group Therapy

Author: Bruce L. Moon
Editor: Charles C Thomas Publisher
ISBN: 0398091153
Size: 20,57 MB
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Leading art therapy groups is often a challenge, but as Bruce Moon so eloquently describes in this new second edition, making art in the context of others is an incredibly and almost inexplicably powerful experience. By placing the art at the center of practice, Art-Based Group Therapy creates an explanatory model and rationale for group practice that is rooted in art therapy theory and identity. There are four primary goals discussed in this text. First, an overview of essential therapeutic elements of art-based group work is provided. Second, a number of case vignettes that illustrate how therapeutic elements are enacted in practice are presented. Third, the author clearly differentiates art-based group therapy theory from traditional group psychotherapy theory. Fourth, the aspects of art-based group work and their advantages unique to art therapy are explored. Art-based group processes can be used to enhance participants' sense of community and augment educational endeavors, promote wellness, prevent emotional difficulties, and treat psychological behavioral problems. Artistic activity is used in art-based groups processes to: (1) create self-expression and to recognize the things group members have in common with one another; (2) develop awareness of the universal aspects of their difficulties as a means to identify and resolve interpersonal conflicts; (3) increase self-worth and alter self-concepts; (4) respond to others and express compassion for one another; and (5) clarify feelings and values. Through the author's effective use of storytelling, the reader encounters the group art therapy experience, transcending the case vignette and didactic instruction. Art-based group therapy can help group members achieve nearly any desired outcome, and/or address a wide range of therapeutic objectives. The book will be of benefit to students, practitioners, and educators alike. Using it as a guide, art therapy students may be more empowered to enter into the uncertain terrains of their practice grounded in a theory soundly based in their area of study. Practitioners will no doubt be encouraged, validated, and inspired to continue their work. The author succeeds in establishing a framework that allows art therapists to communicate the value of their work in a language that is unique to art therapy.

Classics In Group Psychotherapy

Author: K. Roy MacKenzie
Editor: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9780898627992
Size: 13,93 MB
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Consists of articles reprinted from various sources from 1905-1981.

The Wiley Blackwell Handbook Of Group Psychotherapy

Author: Jeffrey L. Kleinberg
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119979978
Size: 14,99 MB
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A user-friendly guide of best practice for leading groups in various settings and with different populations, which incorporates the latest developments in today's mental health marketplace. Features multiple theoretical perspectives and guidelines for running groups for diverse populations, in the US and worldwide Offers modern approaches and practical suggestions in a user-friendly and jargon-free style, with many clinical examples Includes a major component on resiliency and trauma relief work, and explores its impact on clinicians Accompanied by an online resource featuring discussions of psychotherapeutic techniques in practice

Essentials Of Clinical Supervision

Author: Jane M. Campbell
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118039694
Size: 18,13 MB
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Essentials of Supervision presents, in the popular Essentials format, the key information students need to learn in a course on supervision. Utilizing pedagogical tools such as call-out boxes, Test Yourself questions, and case studies, the author provides step-by-step guidelines for effective planning, goal setting, and evaluation, along with tips for giving constructive feedback and applying coaching strategies to motivate supervisees. She also clearly explains how to manage paperwork and describes specialized techniques, such as using video in supervision. This informative text also includes a special section on ethics authored by a leading expert in the field.

Essentials Of Mental Health Nursing

Author: BT Basavanthappa
Editor: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9350253712
Size: 18,89 MB
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A Pragmatic Approach To Group Psychotherapy

Author: Henry I. Spitz
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780876308967
Size: 10,32 MB
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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Handbook Of Group Therapy

Author: Martin Grotjahn
Editor: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
ISBN: 9780442219390
Size: 12,74 MB
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Essentials Of Psychology

Author: John P. Houston
Editor: Academic Press
ISBN: 1483264424
Size: 13,75 MB
Format: PDF
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Essentials of Psychology introduces contemporary psychological research and caters to the varied needs of students and instructors. The book is composed of 14 basic chapters, which provide comprehensive coverage of theories and research within each of the traditional areas of psychology. Chapters are dedicated to topics that discuss the major divisions of psychology; the physiological basis of behavior; the ways people change and the ways they stay the same over time; personality and behavior assessment; and treatment of psychological problems. Psychologists, students, and teachers of psychology will find this textbook very invaluable.

Essentials Of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy E Book

Author: Ellen Hillegass
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1437703836
Size: 17,20 MB
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Based on best practices prescribed in The Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, Essentials of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy, 3rd Edition provides comprehensive coverage of anatomy and physiology, assessment, and aspects of the cardiopulmonary systems, with a focus on their interaction. The disablement model is used in describing the eight cardiopulmonary practice patterns. Expert author Ellen Hillegass also discusses pathophysiology, pharmacology, and interventions in the outpatient setting. Incorporating Guide language, her practical approach progresses logically from basic sciences through intervention, and emphasizes lifespan considerations. Material follows The Guide to Physical Therapist Practice 2nd Edition, reflecting best practices as defined by the American Physical Therapy Association. Evidence-based content is based on the latest research in the field. Case studies show the application of concepts with real-world examples. Pharmacology chapters reflect both the rehabilitation background of physical therapists and the pharmaceutical expertise of a pharmacist. A focus on wellness follows the disablement model. Information on geriatric and pediatric cardiopulmonary physical therapy is easy to apply to patient situations. Testing for both cardiac and pulmonary dysfunction is conveniently located in a single chapter. Cardiovascular medication information covers the latest drugs used in cardiopulmonary physical therapy. Information on thoracic organ transplantation simplifies and explains these complex procedures. NEW chapters cover the lymphatic system and pediatrics. Revised chapters on cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology differentiate between information that is need to know and that is nice to know. An Evolve companion website includes medical animations to illustrate concepts, along with a glossary, glossary exercises, and reference lists from the book linked to MEDLINE abstracts.