Critical Topics in Family Therapy

AFTA Monograph Series Highlights

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03247-4 (Print) 978-3-319-03248-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Critical Topics in Family Therapy: AFTA Monograph Series Highlights

  3. Part I Touched by War Zones, Near and Far: Oscillations of Despair and Hope, 2005—Jodie Kliman, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-19

      Families in the War Zone: Narratives of “Me” and the “Other” in the Course of Therapy

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      Pages 21-32

      Reflections on Growing Up in a War Zone: Understanding War and Building Peace

  4. Part II Lessons Learned in Community Practice, 2005—Ramón Rojano, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-43

      Fresh Start for Families: A Collaboratively-built Community-based Program for Families that are Homeless

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      Pages 45-47

      Systemic Community Psychiatry

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      Pages 49-54

      Constructing Empowerment and Resilience Contexts: Systemic Interventions in Communities

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      Pages 55-63

      Challenges and Changes to Family Therapy Practice in South Africa

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      Pages 65-68

      Nuestra Casa [Our Home]: From the Family to the Community

  5. Part III Systemic Responses to Disaster: Stories of the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, 2007—John Sargent, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Pages 71-79

      Helping Children Heal After the Hurricanes: An Innovative Training Approach

  6. Part IV Neuroscience and Family Therapy: Integrations and Applications, 2008—Martha Edwards, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 81-81

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      Pages 83-92

      “News from Neuroscience”: Applications to Couple Therapy

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      Pages 93-102

      Neurobiology and Addiction: Assisting the Family and Support System to Get Resistant Loved Ones into Treatment

  7. Part V Expanding Our social Justice Practices: Advances in Theory and Training, 2010—Jane Ariel, Pilar Hernandez-Wolfe, and Sarah Stearns, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-115

      Doing Family: Decentering Heteronormativity in “Marriage” and “Family” Therapy

  8. Part VI At the Edge: Exploring Gender and Sexuality in Couples and Families, 2011—Arlene Lev and Jean Malpas, Guest Editor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-129

      Families in Transition: Supporting Families of Transgender Youth

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      Pages 131-137

      Erotic Fantasy Reconsidered: From Tragedy to Triumph

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      Pages 139-149

      Couples and Kinky Sexuality: The Need for a New Therapeutic Approach

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      Pages 151-161

      Open Relationships: A Culturally and Clinically Sensitive Approach