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Groups in Context: A New Perspective on Group DynamicsThis volume revitalizes the field of group dynamics, collecting the best of experts in the field of group process. Groups in Context integrates new knowledge about group dynamics with an understanding of the turbulent organizational environments in which work groups now function, providing conceptual and experiential frameworks for instructors, trainers, and consultants who work with groups, as well as for group members themselves. Originally published by Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., 1990….

Groups in Action: Evolution and Challenges (with Workbook, CourseMate with DVD, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card) (HSE 112 Group Process I)In these exciting videos, available on DVD, students will see Marianne and Gerald Corey in action as they demonstrate their integrative approach to group work. Viewers will see a real group move through its various stages and will observe group members discuss real issues and present reactions in the group context. These compelling videos were filmed at a three-day intensive group and show the unfolding of a live group as they build “a circle of trust.” The videos highlight the development of th…

Learning ACT for Group Treatment: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills Training Manual for Therapists For many clients, group therapy is a more practical treatment option than one-on-one therapy sessions. The financial cost of group therapy is substantially less than individual therapy, and research shows it can be just as effective. However, group therapy also presents unique challenges, and is often more difficult to administer. That’s why professionals need a solid plan of action when using group therapy to treat clients. In recent years, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has gained …

Groups in Context: Leadership and Participation in Small GroupsReflecting its author’s extensive experience in the classroom, this beautifully crafted text expertly balances current theory and research with practical skills and applications. Its presentation reflects the author’s belief that small group communication is best understood in context–whether in the workplace, in neighborhoods, in churches, social groups, or civic organizations. The thoroughly updated seventh edition cites more than one hundred recent studies….

Theology in the Context of World Christianity: How the Global Church Is Influencing the Way We Think about and Discuss TheologyIt’s no secret that the center of Christianity has shifted from the West to the global South and East. While the truths of the Christian faith are universal, new contexts bring new questions, new understandings, and new expressions. What does this mean for theology? Is the Christian faith not only culturally translatable, but also theologically translatable? Timothy Tennent answers this question with a resounding yes. Theological reflection is alive and well in the majority world church, and t…

College Algebra in Context with Applications for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences (5th Edition) For courses in college algebra. Mathematics from Classroom to Career   College Algebra in Context, Fifth Edition is ideal for students majoring in business, social sciences, and life sciences. The authors use modeling, applications, and real-data problems to develop skills, giving students the practice they need to become adept problem solvers in their future courses and careers. This edition offers new sections on conics and the binomial theorem.   Also available with MyMathLab MyMath…

College Algebra in Context (4th Edition) College Algebra in Context, Fourth Edition, is ideal for students majoring in business, social sciences, and life sciences. The authors use modeling, applications, and real-data problems to develop skills, giving you the practice you need to become an adept problem solver in your future courses and career.   This revision maintains the authors’ focus on applying math in the real world through updated real-data applications. Features such as Group Activities and Extended Applications prom…

Psychology in Historical Context: Theories and DebatesPsychology, the study of mind and behaviour, has developed as a unique discipline in its brief history. Whether as it currently takes place, or how it has been conducted over the past 140 years or so since it became recognized as a separate field of study, there has been constant debate on its identity as a science. Psychology in Historical Context: Theories and Debates examines this debate by tracing the emergence of Psychology from parent disciplines, such as philosophy and physiology, and an…

ACT for Adolescents: Treating Teens and Adolescents in Individual and Group TherapyIn this much-needed guide, a clinical psychologist and a social worker provide a flexible, ten-week protocol based in acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) to help adolescents overcome mental health hurdles and thrive.If you’re a clinician working with adolescents, you understand the challenges this population faces. But sometimes it can be difficult to establish connection in therapy. To help, ACT for Adolescents offers the first effective professional protocol for facilitating ACT with ado…