Transforming Families: A Guide for Beginning Therapists

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Whittier Publications: New York.


This brief “how to” book teaches the basic concepts of counseling a family. From understanding yourself to engaging and assessing a family, Drs. Don and Magy Martin guide the therapist with proven approaches to family therapy. They outline various techniques in starting a first session, various interventions throughout therapy and specific methods for working with children and adolescents. In addition, the authors include assessment forms to use in therapy.