1001 Solution-Focused Questions: Handbook for Solution-Focused Interviewing Norton Professional BookW. W. Norton & Company #ad - An invaluable resource for conducting successful solution-focused therapy. W w norton Company. 1001 solution-focused questions equips clinicians with a toolbox full of ready-to-use approaches, so they’re prepared to provide support as clients find their own way to a better future. Drawing on nearly 30 years of clinical practice, Bannink compiles solution-focused questions and protocols that are formulated to elicit the client’s expertise on the issues that brought him or her to therapy.
Categorized for general use and for use with specific types of clients―such as children, couples, and families, and those who have suffered trauma or who might benefit from medication―the questions demonstrate how the precise use of language is an important tool in solution-focused interviewing. Exercises and homework suggestions invite self-reflection and experimentation with the solution-focused model, while case studies illustrate the model’s effectiveness with a wide variety of clients.
Playful Approaches to Serious Problems: Narrative Therapy with Children and their Families Norton Professional Books HardcoverW. W. Norton & Company #ad - The "grown-up talk" of therapy is likely to turn off children - especially if it focuses on their problematic behavior. This book describes a basic theory of collaborative narrative play, possibility, as well as verbal and nonverbal techniques that clear the way for stories of hope, and change. W w norton Company.
Compelling case examples, drawn from the authors' work, will appeal to parents and educators as well as therapists. The highly effective techniques of narrative therapy include children by respecting their unique language, stories, and views of the world.
Maps of Narrative Practice Norton Professional Books HardcoverW. W. Norton & Company #ad - The book covers each of the five main areas of narrative practice-re-authoring conversations, and rite of passage maps-to provide readers with an explanation of the practical implications, externalizing conversations, remembering conversations, scaffolding conversations, for therapeutic growth, definitional ceremony, of these conversations.
The book is filled with transcripts and commentary, skills training exercises for the reader, and charts that outline the conversations in diagrammatic form. Readers both well-versed in narrative therapy as well as those new to its concepts, will find this fresh statement of purpose and practice essential to their clinical work.
Maps of Narrative Practice Norton Professional Books Hardcover #ad - W w norton Company. Michael white, is back with his first major publication since the seminal Narrative Means to Therapeutic Ends, one of the founders of narrative therapy, which Norton published in 1990. Maps of narrative practice provides brand new practical and accessible accounts of the major areas of narrative practice that White has developed and taught over the years, so that readers may feel confident when utilizing this approach in their practices.
Solution Building in Couples TherapySpringer Publishing Company #ad - Numerous exercises and common solution focused questions help readers integrate this new material into their repertoire for immediate use. This brief volume presents the basic premises of solution building, liberally enriched with examples. Each chapter focuses on a different part of the therapeutic process and includes sample dialogues, techniques, and vignettes drawn from the author's own extensive practice.
Read it and you will be taken on a journey. Beginning with a clear explanation of the assumptions and tenets required for the practice of SFT, this book presents a step-by-step breakdown of exactly how to conduct solution building sessions with couples. It is all here, each repetition releasing its own flavour, packed with examples from the real world of therapy, laid out clearly, repeated and repeated like onion skins, a variation on a theme, a new understanding of something already known.
Chris iveson, ma brief london, uk working with couples presents psychotherapists and counselors with a unique set of challenges, such that many therapists prefer not to work with couples or attempt to avoid it entirely. The solution focused approach is one that facilitates cooperation between partners in the creation of an agreed-upon future, rather than merely focusing on the problems that have come to define the relationship.
Solution Building in Couples Therapy #ad - And from this book, if you set out to do so, you could teach yourself how to become a competent solution focused brief therapist. If you are new to the world of solution focused brief therapy, solution focused brief therapy is simple, beware! This book could capture your heart√ñAs Elliott says from the very beginning, so simple it is really hard to learn.
In the first book written about solution focused therapy SFT with couples, author Elliott Connie describes how his use of SFT made working with couples a pleasure rather than a burden.
Narrative Therapy in Wonderland: Connecting with Children's Imaginative Know-HowW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Readers will learn a variety of ready-to-implement strategies, including how to personify problems, summon fairies to lend a helping hand, compose letters to affirm children's identities, and many more. Recognizing the power of children’s imaginations in narrative therapy. Therapists may marvel at children's imaginative triumphs, but how often do they recognize such talents as vital to the therapy hour? Should therapists reserve a space for make-believe only when nothing is at stake, or might it be precisely those moments when something truly matters that imagination is most urgently needed?This book offers an alternative to therapeutic perspectives that treat children as vulnerable and helpless.
It invites readers to consider how the imaginative gifts and knowledge of children, when supported by the therapist and family, can bring about dramatic change. The book begins with an account of the foundations of narrative theory. W w norton Company. How often can a young person be spotted diving headlong into a world of fantasy? This book explores the extraordinary fact that these young people may, upon arrival in Wonderland, be far better equipped to take on even dire challenges than when they remain "up above.
Narrative Therapy in Wonderland: Connecting with Children's Imaginative Know-How #ad - W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. Sample dialogues between the authors, and their parents bring the application of each practice to life, illuminating how even the most stubborn problem can be outwitted, children, sometimes by mischievous means. With robust professional insight, Narrative Therapy in Wonderland will aid any practitioner in calling on children's imaginative know-how.
Interviewing for Solutions HSE 123 Interviewing TechniquesCengage Learning #ad - Throughout the book, the authors present models for solution-focused work, illustrated by examples and supported by research. W w norton Company. Peter dejong and insoo kim berg's proven approach views clients as competent, helps them to visualize the changes they want, and builds on what they are already doing that works.
Written in a clear, and informal style, informative, INTERVIEWING FOR SOLUTIONS features a unique solutions-oriented approach to basic interviewing in the helping professions. W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
Solution-Oriented TherapyW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Clinicians will learn techniques that can be incorporated into their practices in order to promote health, confidence, and a sense of possibility in their patients. Used book in Good Condition. W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. This book is one of the first guides to applying solution-oriented approaches to mental illnesses such as severe depression, schizophrenia, and multiple personality disorder.
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Cognitive Therapy Techniques for Children and Adolescents: Tools for Enhancing PracticeThe Guilford Press #ad - More than 30 reproducible forms and handouts can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Going beyond the basics, the authors provide effective ways to engage hard-to-reach clients, address challenging problems, and target particular cognitive and behavioral skills. Fun and productive games, crafts, and other activities are described in step-by-step detail.
See also the authors' authoritative introduction to CBT with young patients, Clinical Practice of Cognitive Therapy with Children and Adolescents, Second Edition: The Nuts and Bolts. Used book in Good Condition. W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. W w norton Company. Providing a wealth of practical interventions and activities--all organized within a state-of-the-art modular framework--this invaluable book helps child clinicians expand their cognitive-behavioral therapy CBT toolkits.
Solution-Focused Therapy with Children and AdolescentsRoutledge #ad - W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. Solution-focused therapy with Children and Adolescents offers mental health professionals an integration of creative and playful approaches and solution-focused therapy. W w norton Company. The text presents an overview of strength-based and creative approaches with a focused examination of the philosophy and process of solution-focused therapy, then divides chapters into specific stages of therapy―beginnings, setting goals, searching for treasure, and ending the session―with creative techniques offered in each section.
Used book in Good Condition. The final chapter addresses working with children and adolescents in solution-focused groups, including how to set up groups and progress through different group stages, presenting specific techniques and activities focused on each stage of the group process. The author presents developmentally appropriate and expressive alternatives to oral communication including sandtray, drawing and coloring, photography, puppetry, writing, and music.