This is a book with exam course, where the student will read More Than Miracles, 2nd Edition (see below for purchasing information), by Steve deShazer and Yvonne Dolan, with Insoo Kim Berg, Harry Korman, Terry Trepper, and Eric McCollum, and take an exam based on the book. Written by pioneering experts in the field, More Than Miracles remains the authoritative text on solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT). The final work of the world-renowned family therapists and original developers of SFBT, the late Steve de Shazer, and Insoo Kim Berg, this comprehensive resource informs practitioners and students on how to apply this practical, internationally acclaimed approach.
With a new preface, the 2nd edition outlines the latest developments in the fields of family therapy, brief therapy, and psychotherapy training and practice. A succinct overview orients the reader to the current land-scape of SFBT and provides real-life case transcripts that illustrate the practical applications of SFBT techniques.
Suitable for both advanced practitioners and ambitious beginners, this book is the ideal resource for anyone seeking an in-depth understanding of the SFBT approach, the concepts that inform it, and the specific techniques that characterize its implementation.
- Explain the Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Approach
- Describe the history, philosophic underpinnings, and major tenets of the Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Approach
- Describe the major interventions of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
- Apply the approach to specific clinical issues such as domestic violence, school avoidance, somatization disorder, and suicidal thoughts
More Than Miracles: The State of the Art of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy 2nd Edition, By Steve de Shazer, Yvonne Dolan, Harry Kor-man, Terry Trepper, Eric McCollum, and Insoo Kim Berg, London: Routledge Press.
It is available at 20% off the listed price from the publisher Routledge Press. Use 20% Discount Code: FLR40
The book is available in paperback, hard back, and e-book
There will be a 35 item multiple-choice test which is designed to assess your understanding of the material presented in the book. You may take the exam multiple times until you pass the exam.
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