The fifth edition of a standard textbook and practicioner reference, this book is designed for professionals doing group psychotherapy
in a psychodynamic modality.
The first paper, authored by Katherine Bain, Linda Rosenbaum, Katharine Frost and Melanie Estherhuizen, is entitled 'The mothers have mercy for me ': Change in parent-infant relationships through group psychotherapy
. Through a detailed description of challenging moments in the group psychotherapy
process, Bain and colleagues address the often elusive question of how change occurs in psychotherapy.
A sampling of topics includes African Americans and health care, burns and related safety issues, group psychotherapy
, guardianship and conservatorship, and polypharmacy management.
I encourage readers of this column to consider joining the American Group Psychotherapy
Some Medicare carriers lack policies for reimbursing claims for services such as psychotherapy, group psychotherapy
, and pharmacologic management, an inspection report from the Department of Health and Human Service's Office of Inspector General concludes.
The One and the Many: Relational Approaches to Group Psychotherapy
This kind of group informed my book on group psychotherapy
and recovery from addiction, and also helps me to work in a virtual group in cyberspace where communication is limited to the written word.
Two chapters contain advantages and outcomes of group psychotherapy
and peer counseling.
Here he draws on Moreno's articles in the journals Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy
, Moreno's books, and his own experiences as a student at the Moreno Institute to offer a thorough presentation of Moreno's life, the evolution of his ideas, and the Morenean methods of group psychotherapy
, sociometry, psychodrama, and sociodrama.
This third edition contains four new chapters on alcohol use and misuse, sexuality and sexual behavior, group psychotherapy
, and guidelines for assessment and treatment.