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Out of the Comfort Zone: My Most Challenging Case
Course - Reading
$29.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Reading
Authors:
MARY PIPHER, PH.D.
DAVID TREADWAY, PH.D.
FRANK PITTMAN, MD
MARTHA STRAUS, PH.D.
CLOE MADANES, HDL, LIC
LASCELLES BLACK, MSW, LMFT
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
3/15/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NRC095559
Objectives
  • Explain possible negative impact of differing values in therapist and client
  • Discuss ways to overcome difficulties due to differing values
  • Discuss measure therapists can take when they get stuck with clients
  • List warning signs of being overinvolved with clients
Outline
"My Most Spectacular Failure: Voluntary Simplicity Meets Shop till You Drop" by Mary Pipher

"How Involved Is Too Involved?” Twenty-two Years and Still Wondering" by David Treadway

"A Matter of Life and Death: When the Therapist Becomes the Survivor" by Frank Pittman

"Small Winnings: Learning from a Therapist's Nightmare" by Martha Straus

"The Godfather Strategy: Finding the Offer a Client Can't Refuse" by Cloe Madanes

"Therapist, Colleague, or Friend: Stretching the Boundaries of the Therapeutic Relationship" by Lascelles Black

Author

MARY PIPHER, PH.D.

Mary Pipher, Ph.D., is the author of 10 books, including her latest, Women Rowing North: Navigating the Developmental Challenges of Aging.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Mary Pipher is an author who receives royalties.

Non-financial: Mary Pipher has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.

DAVID TREADWAY, PH.D.

David Treadway, Ph.D., is a therapist and trainer of 40 years. His upcoming book is Treating Couples Well: A Practical Guide to Collaborative Couple Therapy. He’s also the author of Home Before Dark: A Family Portrait of Cancer and three other books.

FRANK PITTMAN, MD

Frank Pittman, M.D., is a contributing editor to The Family Therapy Networker and is in private practice.

MARTHA STRAUS, PH.D.

Martha Straus, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at Antioch University New England, is the author of No-Talk Therapy for Children and Adolescents, Adolescent Girls in Crisis, and Treating Traumatized Adolescents: Development, Attachment, and the Therapeutic Relationship.

CLOE MADANES, HDL, LIC

Cloe Madanes is a world-renowned innovator and teacher of family and brief therapy and one of the originators of the strategic approach to family therapy. She has authored seven books that are classics in the field: Strategic Family Therapy; Behind the One-Way Mirror; Sex, Love, and Violence; The Secret Meaning of Money; The Violence of Men; The Therapist as Humanist, Social Activist, and Systemic Thinker; and Relationship Breakthrough.

LASCELLES BLACK, MSW, LMFT

Lascelles Black, M.S.W., is a family therapy consultant to Pathways to Housing in New York City and Westchester County. He teaches in the marriage and family therapy program at Mercy College, New York.
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Audience
Addiction Counselors, Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Other Professions