Helping couples change : a social learning approach to marital therapy
Now available in paper for the first time, this classic work presents a structured, rigorously tested, six-stage strategy for improving intimate relationships.
Print Book, English, 1980
Guilford, New York, 1980
xix, 442 pages ; 23 cm.
1. Why Treat Troubled Marriages? 2. Values and Philosophy in Selecting Marital Therapy Goals and Methods 3. Techniques of Therapy Based on Social Learning Theory 4. Assessing Troubled Marriages 5. Structuring the Therapeutic Process 6. Caring Days: A Technique for Building Commitment to Faltering Marriages 7. Communication Change 8. Structuring Behavior Exchanges 9. Allocating the Authority to Make Decisions10. Conflict Containment11. Sex TherapyFreida M. Stuart and D. Corydon Hammond12. Maintaining Results References Author Index Subject Index