Therapy with Couples: A Behavioural-Systems Approach To Couple Relationship And Sexual Problems, 2nd Edition
2 Relationship Problems and the Goals of Therapy.
3 The Overall Sstrategy of Therapy.
4 The Process and Structure of Therapy: Beginnings and Endings.
5 Reciprocity Negotiation.
6 Communication Training.
7 Systems Thinking.
8 Structural Interventions in-session.
9 Systems Approach: Messages, Formulations, Tasks and Timetables.
10 Couple Therapy in Jealousy, Depression, Domestic Violence and other specific Problems.
11 Sexual Relationships: Disorders of Interest, Arousal and Orgasm.
12 Couple Therapy with Non-traditional Couples and the Process of Divorce.
13 Training of Terapists.
14 Summary, Reappraisal and Prospects.
Index of Cases.
* Marital breakdown is recognised as a major social problem
* Increasing interest in marital therapy
* Reputation of authors and success of the techniques they have pioneered
* Many new issues (gay and lesbian relationships; new therapies; advances in the treatment of sexual dysfunction, etc) are included