|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 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