This volume examines a number of rapidly growing therapies that have emerged over the last decade and that share an emphasis on such non-traditional themes as mindfulness, acceptance, relationship, values, and spirituality. Leading scientist-practitioners provide detailed descriptions of their respective approaches, discussing theoretical and empirical bases as well as clinical methods and goals. Promising applications are presented for treating a variety of challenging clinical issues and problems, including depression, anxiety, couple conflict, PTSD, eating disorders, and substance abuse. Illuminated are the ways in which indirect and experiential change strategies are being integrated with established cognitive and behavioural techniques-and what this means for the future of psychotherapy research and practice.
KEY FEATURES * The first book to fully cover hot, emerging topics in behaviour therapy: mindfulness, acceptance, values, meditation, and more. * Respected, highly visible editors and contributors, including Marsha Linehan. * Offers a wide-ranging exploration of a developing, increasingly popular movement in psychotherapy.
AUDIENCE: Psychotherapists from a range of backgrounds, including clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and clinical social workers, as well as advanced students in these areas. Also of interest to couple and family therapists.
CLASSROOM USE: Serves as a text in graduate-level courses in behaviour therapy, contemporary developments in clinical psychology, and related topics.
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