An introduction to family therapy: systemic theory and by Rudi Dallos, Ros Draper

By Rudi Dallos, Ros Draper

This publication bargains an outline of the center strategies in family members remedy & comparable systemic perform and their improvement from the Nineteen Fifties to the current day, with reflections all through at the present kingdom of practice.


The fourth variation of the bestselling An advent to family members treatment offers an summary of the center thoughts informing family members treatment and systemic perform, masking the advance of this Read more...

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This chapter has been updated to embrace the developments in the accumulating evidence base for family therapy approaches. Rather than Chapter 9 being an endpoint, we see it as yet another punctuation and, in it, offer some of our thoughts about where the field is now and where it could go. We take licence to do some crystal-ball gazing. At the end of the book, we provide some further resources for teachers and trainees. There are topic-specific reading lists (not exhaustive), and guides to such things as first and last sessions in therapy, which we have called ‘formats for exploration’, as they are our adaptation of core systemic ideas to our practice and therapy, not specific skills associated with a particular model and concept.

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Not to be redistributed or modified in any way without permission. Setting the scene – 1950s A N I N T R O D U C T I O N T O F A M I LY T H E R A P Y application to brief and family therapy. The cybernetic model together with the basic notions regarding systems, social constructivism, the use of circular questioning and others are only a fragment of the influence generated by Jackson on the majority of the brief and family therapy models. Just like clay that holds together the foundation blocks, Jackson’s contributions continue to be the cohesive element that bounds most of our present systemic approaches – these act as a testimony of the vitality, the courage and the far-sighted vision of Don D.

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