Category: Family and Marital Counseling

  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
    • Emotionally focused therapy is a short-term psychotherapy approach to working with individuals, couples and families. It includes elements of experimental, person-centered, constructivist, and systems theory, but is firmly established in attachment theory.
  • Family Therapy
    • Family therapy is a branch of psychotherapy that works with families and couples in intimate relationships to nurture change and development. It tends to view change in terms of the systems of interaction between family members. It emphasizes family relationships as an important factor in psychological health.
  • How to Find a Good Therapist or Counselor
    • This article lists the top eight qualities to look for when picking a psychotherapist.
  • Integrative Behavioral Couples Therapy
    • Behavioral marital therapy has its origins in behaviorism and is a form of behavior therapy. The theory is rooted in social learning theory and behavior analysis.
  • Intervening with Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence: A Global Perspective
    • This article looks at different programmes the World Health Organization has implemented in order to address and prevent Intimate Partner Violence. This article also examines how different strategies work to prevent intimate partner violence when implimented into programmes.
  • Outline: Intimate Partner Violence
    • PDF version of the presentation found at http://breeze.unc.edu/p89132914/.
  • Relationship Counseling
    • Relationship counseling is the process of counseling the parties of a relationship in an effort to recognize and to better manage or reconcile troublesome differences and repeating patterns of distress.
  • Substance Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence: Treatment Considerations
    • Intimate partner violence (IPV) has more recently been conceptualized as a widespread public health concern, requiring the attention of both the treatment community and criminal justice system. The purpose of this article is to explore the association between substance abuse and IPV.