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SOCW 8802 Clinical Seminar I: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

SOCW 8802 Required Library Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Arkowitz, H. & Wesstra, H. A. (2009). Introduction to the special series on motivational interviewing and psychotherapy. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 65(11), 1149–1155.

Barkham, M., & Mellor-Clark, J. (2003). Bridging evidence-based practice and practice-based evidence: Developing a rigorous and relevant knowledge for the psychological therapies. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 10(6), 319–327.

Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P. (2008). Comorbid antisocial and borderline personality disorders: Mentalization-based treatment. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64(2), 181–194.

Blumenfield, M. (2006). The place of psychodynamic psychiatry in consultation-liaison psychiatry with special emphasis on countertransference. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, 34(1), 83–92.

Brown, L. S. (2009). Cultural competence: A new way of thinking about integration in therapy. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 19(4), 340–353.

Cepeda, L. M., & Davenport, D. S. (2006). Person-centered therapy and solution-focused brief therapy: An integration of present and future awareness. Psychotherapy, 43(1), 1–12.

Cione, G. F., Coleburn, L. A., Fertuck, E. A., & Fraenkel, P. (2011). Psychodynamic play therapy with a six-year-old African American boy diagnosed with ADHD. Journal of Infant, Child, & Adolescent Psychotherapy, 10(1), 130–143.

Drisko, J. W. (2011). A clinician-researcher’s understanding of “the effectiveness of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy.” Clinical Social Work Journal, 39(4), 334–339.

Egger, H. L., & Emde, R. N. (2011). Developmentally sensitive diagnostic criteria for mental health disorders in early childhood: The diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders—IV, the research diagnostic criteria—preschool age, and the Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood—Revised. American Psychologist, 66(2), 95–106.

Fonagy, P., Roth, A., & Higgitt, A. (2005). Psychodynamic psychotherapies: Evidence-based practice and clinical wisdom. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 69(1), 1–58.

Fonagy. P, Luyten P., & Strathearn, L. (2011). Borderline personality disorder, mentalization, and the neurobiology of attachment. Infant Mental Health Journal, 32(1), 47–69.

Gabbard, G. O. (2001). A contemporary psychoanalytic model of countertransference. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 57(8), 983–991. 

Gold, J., & Stricker, G. (2006). Introduction: An overview of psychotherapy integration. In G. Stricker & J. Gold (Eds.), A casebook of psychotherapy integration (pp. 3–16). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Keenan, E. K., Ka Tat Tsang, A., Bogo, M., & George, U. (2005). Micro ruptures and repairs in the beginning phase of cross-cultural psychotherapy. Clinical Social Work Journal, 33(3), 271–289.

Kotova, L. A., Bondarev, R. P., & Semyonova, N. V. (2004). The role and place of psychotherapy in the complex treatment of elderly patients and its significance for improvement in their quality of life. International Journal of Mental Health, 33(3), 58–62.

Levy, A. J. (2011). Neurobiology and the therapeutic action of psychoanalytic play therapy with children. Clinical Social Work Journal, 39(1), 50–60.

Mander, G. (2000). Beginnings, endings and outcome: A comparison of methods and goals. Psychodynamic Counselling, 6(3), 301–317.

Munson, M., Floersch, J., & Townsend, L. (2009). Attitudes toward mental health services and illness perceptions among adolescents with mood disorders. Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal, 26(5), 447–466.

Nelson, D. L., Beutler, L. E., & Castonguay, L. G. (2012). Psychotherapy integration in the treatment of personality disorders: A commentary. Journal of Personality Disorders, 26(1), 7–16.

O’Connor, K. (2005). Addressing diversity issues in play therapy. Professional Psychology Research and Practice, 36(5), 566–573.

Osofsky, J. D., & Lieberman, A. F. (2011). A call for integrating a mental health perspective into systems of care for abused and neglected infants and young children. American Psychologist, 66(2), 120–128.

Schoenmakers, B., Buntinx, F., & DeLepeleire, J. (2010). Supporting the dementia family caregiver: The effect of home care intervention on general well-being. Aging & Mental Health, 14(1), 44–56.

Schore, J. R., & Schore, A. N. (2008). Modern attachment theory: The central role of affect regulation in development and treatment. Clinical Social Work Journal, 36(1), 9–20.

Seeley, K. M. (2004). Short-term intercultural psychotherapy: Ethnographic inquiry. Social Work, 49(1), 121–130.

Shedler, J. (2010). The efficacy of psychodynamic psychotherapy. American Psychologist, 65(2), 98–109.

Shilts, L., & Thomas, K. A. (2005). Becoming solution-focused: Some beginning thoughts. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 16(1/2), 189–197.

Shirk, S. R., Karver, M. S., & Brown, R. (2011). The alliance in child and adolescent psychotherapy. Psychotherapy, 48(1), 17–24.

Sublette, M. E., & Novick, J. (2004). Essential techniques for the beginning psychodynamic psychotherapist. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 58(1), 67–75.

Wachtel, P. L. (2010). Psychotherapy integration and integrative psychotherapy: Process or product? Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 20(4), 406–416.

Westra, A., Aviram, A., & Doell, F. K. (2011). Extending motivational interviewing to the treatment of major mental health problems: Current directions and evidence. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 56(11), 643–650.

Yang, J. A., Garis, J., Jackson, C., & McClure, R. (2009). Providing psychotherapy to older adults in home: Benefits, challenges, and decision-making guidelines. Clinical Gerontologist, 32(4), 333–346.

Yesavage, J. A., & Karasu, T. B. (1982). Psychotherapy with elderly patients. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 36(1), 41–55.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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