|Kramer-Moore, Daniela / Moore, Michael|
Destructive Myths in Family Therapy
How to Overcome Barriers to Communication by Seeing and Saying -- A Humanistic Perspective
1. Edition April 2012
2012. 216 Pages, Softcover
ISBN 978-0-470-66700-2 - John Wiley & Sons
Also available as Hardcover.
Exposes destructive patterns of communication within familycultures and provides strategies for promoting more open dialogueamong family members.* Equips family therapists to help clients see the barriers theyplace in the way of healthy communication, and adopt moreconstructive alternatives* Provides activities designed to spark open dialogue betweentherapist and clients, strengthening the therapeutic relationshipand facilitating family interaction* Includes communication strategies for reversing disengagement,defusing power struggles, overcoming sibling rivalry, disentanglingmarital problems and more* Offers a new understanding of family dynamics, an area in whichmany family therapists want to improve their skills but havestruggled to find a text to guide them in doing so