Encyclopedia of Couple and Family Therapy

2019 Edition
| Editors: Jay L. Lebow, Anthony L. Chambers, Douglas C. Breunlin

Couple and Relationship Therapy (Journal)

  • Volker ThomasEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-49425-8_628


The Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy promotes a better understanding of what contributes to healthy adult relationships and how therapy facilitates the process. Experts address key treatment issues for all types of adult relationships. Articles explore couple therapy from the perspectives of theory, research, and practice, as well as issues related to the supervision and personal growth of clinicians. Special thematic issues address a single topic for the entire issue, allowing a more significant focus on that particular topic. Recent thematic issues studied clinical concerns with interracial couples, and research and treatment models addressing trauma in couples.


The Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy discusses important issues from a multiplicity of therapeutic styles including:
  • Marital therapy

  • Couple therapy

  • Same-sex couple therapy

  • Premarital therapy

  • Re-marital therapy

  • Divorce therapy

  • Sex therapy

  • Marriage therapy

  • Couple therapy as adjunct to...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The University of IowaIowa CityUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Thorana Nelson
    • 1
  1. 1.Utah State UniversitySanta FeUSA