Provides an overview of the causes and treatment approaches for counseling families under stress, and focuses on several examples of extreme tension.
Table of Contents
Contributors, Introduction, Acknowledgments, SECTION I: THEORETICAL ORIENTATIONS, 1. Theoretical Orientations to Family Stress and Coping, 2. Matching Family Treatment to Family Stressors, SECTION II: TREATMENT APPROACHES, 3. A Family Systems Approach, 4. A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach, 5. The Strategie Rapid Intervention Approach, 6. A Psychoeducational Approach, SECTION III: TREATING SPECIFIC FAMILY STRESSORS, 7. Intrafamily Child Sexual Abuse, 8. Adolescent Substance Abuse, 9. Parent-Adolescent Conflict, 10. Rape and the Family, Appendix: Glossary of Major Terms, Name Index, Subject Index
Charles R. Figley