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Transformative Family Therapy: Just Families in a Just Society, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Rhea V Almeida, Lynn Parker, Kenneth Dolan-Del Vecchio

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Oct 8, 2007

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This book translates social justice values and multicultural theory into a practical therapeutic model for clinical/community practice.

 

The focus in this work is on linking people across family boundaries to solve common problems, as personal and relational problems are situated in broader social issues, in order to form a healing context

Table of Contents

1. Remembering Context/Transforming Family Therapy

2. Critical Consciousness: Recognizing the Sociopolitical Context of Daily Life

3. Expanding Gender Identities

4. Families as Subsystems

5. Healing as a Community Effort: Culture Circles

6. Creating Communities of Resistance and Support: Sponsors and Cultural Consultants

7. Children: Seeds of Change

8. Special Issues: Domestic Violence & Substance Abuse

9. Case Studies: Power, Privilege, and oppression in Family Life

10.  Dialogue: The Way Forward

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$34.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-61410-3