Destructive Myths in Family Therapy: How to Overcome Barriers to Communication by Seeing and Saying - A Humanistic Perspective
Copyright © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Author(s): Daniela Kramer-Moore, Michael Moore
Published Online: 9 APR 2012 09:15PM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470667019
Online ISBN: 9781119943266
About this Book
Exposes destructive patterns of communication within family cultures and provides strategies for promoting more open dialogue among family members.
- Equips family therapists to help clients see the barriers they place in the way of healthy communication, and adopt more constructive alternatives
- Provides activities designed to spark open dialogue between therapist and clients, strengthening the therapeutic relationship and facilitating family interaction
- Includes communication strategies for reversing disengagement, defusing power struggles, overcoming sibling rivalry, disentangling marital problems and more
- Offers a new understanding of family dynamics, an area in which many family therapists want to improve their skills but have struggled to find a text to guide them in doing so