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Published: 09 March 2018

560 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190880415

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Systems of Psychotherapy

A Transtheoretical Analysis

Ninth edition

James O. Prochaska and John C. Norcross

  • Presents numerous case studies within each psychotherapy system
  • Provides unique perspectives on the limitations of each system of psychotherapy
  • Explores the complexity and diversity of the leading theories of psychotherapy
  • Summarizes the outcome research on each psychotherapy approach
  • Formulates and treats the same patient (Mrs. C) through each psychotherapy system
  • Adopts an integrative perspective and concludes with a chapter on psychotherapy's future

New to this Edition:

  • Includes a section on psychotherapy with gender nonconforming people
  • Offers contemporary perspectives of Lacanian analysis and mentalization therapy
  • Incorporates updates of meta-analytic reviews conducted on the effectiveness of each psychotherapy system

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