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Family therapy of neurobehavioral disorders

integrating neuropsychology and family therapy

by Judith Johnson

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurobehavioral disorders.,
  • Family psychotherapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-328) and index.

    StatementJudith Johnson, William McCown and associates.
    SeriesHaworth marriage & the family, Haworth marriage and the family.
    ContributionsMcCown, William George.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC386 .J64 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL987418M
    ISBN 100789000776, 0789001926
    LC Control Number96025535

    We specialize in the treatment of neurobehavioral disorders–ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Anxiety Disorders and Depression. The practice has grown, adding therapists in a wide range of specialties, including individual, marriage and family, groups, life adjustment issues, drug and alcohol counseling. When it comes to relationships and family life, teaching partners and children about ADHD can go a long way toward fostering understanding within the family unit. Adults with ADHD should use websites, brochures, support group environments, or books to explain the disorder and how it affects behavior, choices, and emotions.

    Family therapy, also known as couples therapy or marital therapy, is part of psychotherapy aimed to identify and solve psychological and other problems arising from interaction between partners and spouses. Family therapy has its roots in the social work movements of the 19th century in . Brief Summary. Basic premise: Active and structured family involvement in the treatment of adolescents suffering from anorexia nervosa significantly increases the likelihood of positive treatment outcomes. Essence of therapy: Family-Based Treatment (FBT) for anorexia nervosa is an outpatient intervention for adolescents who are medically stable, and consists of three phases: (1) parents take.

    *This complete Online Course includes a PDF of the book, Innovations in Clinical Practice: Focus on Groups, Couples, & Family Therapy, and the Final you have access to the book and want to purchase the Final Exam only, click here.. This program examines assessment and intervention techniques when more than one person is therapeutically involved. Solution Focused Therapy (SFT) is sometimes linked to general Brief Therapy, Problem-Focused Therapy, and Possibility Therapy All share some common points of focus: * Traditional therapy goes wrong by focusing on the cause of problems, the details of how they play out, the ways these events deviate from “normal” or the way couples are “supposed” [ ].


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Neurobehavioral disorders should ideally be addressed as early as possible in recovery with the use of behavioral supports for more socially adaptive and acceptable behavior. This class of post-ABI impairments tends to have a high risk of being poorly tolerated by spouses, nonspousal family members, and society at large.

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Attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactive disorder, pervasive developmental disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, asperger's syndrome, and autism, to name but a few, may be viewed as points on a spectrum of developmental disabilities in which those points share features in common and possibly etiology as well, varying only in severity and in the primary anatomical region of.

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