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Classics in Group PsychotherapyA gift to the reading audience of contemporary group psychotherapists, social group workers and T-Group consultants. In one volume it likely includes some of the most seminal material on the development and explication of practice and behavioral theories in American group psychotherapy…presents material that is necessary, that should not be passed up, for carrying out historical and empirical research in the fields for group practice. It provides the opportunity to carefully consider the diffe…

The Psychoanalysis of Organizations: A psychoanalytic approach to behaviour in groups and organizations (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)One of the most pressing needs of modern society is to understand and construct organizations that are not only effective in terms of carrying out work but that also allow and encourage people to develop their full human potential. Psychoanalytic theory describes those primary processes that lie at the heart of human activity and provides new insights for understanding group and organizational behaviour. With a new introduction written by Vega Roberts, this Classic Edition of The Psychoanalysi…

The Anti-Group: Destructive Forces in the Group and their Creative Potential (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)The ‘anti-group’ is a major conceptual addition to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy. It comprises the negative, disruptive elements, which threaten to undermine and even destroy the group, but when contained, have the potential to mobilise the group’s creative processes. Understanding the ‘anti-group’ gives therapists new perspectives on the nature of relationships and alternative strategies for managing destructive behaviour….

The Anti-Group: Destructive Forces in the Group and their Creative Potential (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)The ‘anti-group’ is a major conceptual addition to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy. It comprises the negative, disruptive elements, which threaten to undermine and even destroy the group, but when contained, have the potential to mobilise the group’s creative processes. Understanding the ‘anti-group’ gives therapists new perspectives on the nature of relationships and alternative strategies for managing destructive behaviour….

Psychopharmacology & Psychobiology of EthnicityPsychopharmacology and Psychobiology of Ethnicity provides a unique overview of how ethnically defined populations respond to psychoactive drugs. Its renowned contributors review and summarize our current knowledge of ethnic differences and similarities among patients in response to psychotropic drugs….

Transactional Analysis in Psychotherapy: A Systematic Individual and Social Psychiatry.2015 Reprint of 1961 Edition. Full Facsimile of the original edition. Not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Berne is the originator of transactional analysis, which he made famous with his landmark publication “Games People Play.” In this work Berne lays the groundwork for a rational method for understanding and analyzing human behavior. “Transactional analysis” (TA), is a theory in psychology that examines the interactions, or ‘transactions’, between a person and other people….

Short-term Psychotherapy Groups for Children: Adapting Group Processes for Specific Problems (Child Therapy (Jason Aronson))The short term group approach to child therapy is of enormous clinical importance. Group therapy complements the normal developmental tasks that further children’s capacities for social interaction and is a proven method of helping children and adolescents overcome a wide range of emotional and behavioral problems. This comprehensive manual offers specific how-to guidelines for conducting a wide range of psychotherapy groups and detailed session-by-session descriptions of sixteen structured grou…

Joining Together: Group Theory and Group Skills (7th Edition)This best-selling text is a broad, integrative overview of group dynamics. It introduces readers to the theory and research findings needed to understand how to make groups effective, and it helps build the skills required to apply that knowledge in practical situations. More than a textbook, Joining Together illustrates how this knowledge and mastery of skills creates choices, opportunities, and successes for each individual. No competing text offers the scope of coverage and the range of exper…