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HUMN 8356 Social Work Practice with Couples and Family Systems: Welcome & Course Readings

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HUMN 8356 Course Readings

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Allan, R., & Johnson, S. M. (2017). Conceptual and application issues: Emotionally Focused Therapy with gay male couples. Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy, 16(4), 286-305

Aymer, S. R. (2010). Intimate partner abuse: A case study involving a father and a son. Clinical Case Studies, 9(1), 3–17.

Bell, C. A., Denton, W. H., Martin, G., Coffey, A. D., Hanks, C.O., Cornwell, C. S., & Priest, J. B. (2018). Learning emotionally focused couple therapy: Four clinicians' perspectives. Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy, 17(1), 61-78.

Carlson, M. W., Oed, M. M., & Bermudez, J. M. (2017). Satir's Communication Stances and Pursue–Withdraw Cycles: An Enhanced Emotionally Focused Therapy Framework of Couple Interaction. Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy, 16(3), 253-270.

Chambless, D. L. (2012). Adjunctive couple and family intervention for patients with anxiety disorders. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68(5), 536-547

Chambless, D. L., Miklowitz, D. J., & Shoham, V. (2012). Beyond the patient: Couple and family therapy for individual problems. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68(5), 487–489.

Coyle, S. M. (n.d). Integrating Spirituality in Marriage and Family Therapy Training. Australian And New Zealand Journal Of Family Therapy, 38(1), 142-155.

Davarniya, Reza, Zahrakar, K, & Nazari, A. (2018). The effectiveness of brief solution-focused couple therapy (BSFCT) on reducing couple burnout. Journal of Research & Health, 8(2), 123-131.

Doherty, W. J., & Harris, S. M. (2017). When one partner has an affair. In Helping couples on the brink of divorce: Discernment counseling for troubled relationships (pp. 135- 147). Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association. doi:10.1037/0000029-010

Farmer, C., & Geller, M. (2005). The integration of psychodrama with Bowen's theories in couples therapy. Journal of Group Psychotherapy, Psychodrama and Sociometry, 58(2), 70–85.

Fiori, K. L., Rauer, A. J., Birditt, K. S., Brown, E., Jager, J., & Orbuch, T. L. (2017). Social network typologies of black and white married couples in midlife. Journal Of Marriage And Family, 79(2), 571-589.

Fischer, D. J., & Fink, B. C. (2013). Clinical processes in behavioral couples therapy. Psychotherapy. Advance online publication.

Gottman, J. (2017). Couples. Psychotherapy Networker Magazine, 41(1), 35-37.

Gottman, J. M., & Driver, J. L. (2005). Dysfunctional marital conflict and everyday marital interaction. Journal of Divorce & Remarriage, 43(3/4), 63–77.

Gutierrez, D., Carlson, R. G., Daire, A. P., & Young, M. E. (2017). Evaluating treatment outcomes using the integrative model of brief couples counseling: A pilot study. Family Journal, 25(1), 5-12.

Hartwell, E. E., Serovich, J. M., Reed, S. J., Boisvert, D., & Falbo, T. (2017). A systematic review of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual research samples in couple and family therapy journals. Journal Of Marital and Family Therapy, 43(3), 482-501.

Keskin, Y. (2017). The relational ethics genogram: An integration of genogram and relational ethics. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 28(1), 92-98.

Larner, G., Strong, T., & Busch, R. (2013). Family Therapy & the Spectre of DSM-5. Australian & New Zealand Journal Of Family Therapy, 34(2), 87-89.

Lebow, J. L. (2013). Editorial: DSM-V and family therapy. Family Process, 52(2), 155–160.

Minuchin, S. (2017). Systems therapy. Psychotherapy Networker Magazine, 41(1), 37-38.

Platt, L. F., & Scheitle, C. P. (2017). Is marriage counseling perceived as scientific? Examining the views of US adults. The Family Journal, 25(3), 239-246.

Schmidt, C. D., & Gelhert, N. C. (2017). Couples therapy and empathy: An evaluation of the impact of imago relationship therapy on partner empathy levels. The Family Journal, 25(1), 23-30.

Shaw, E. (2015). Special issue: Ethics in couple and family therapy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 36(4), 403-408.

Singh, R. (n.d). Intimate Strangers? Working with Interfaith Couples and Families. Australian And New Zealand Journal Of Family Therapy, 38(1), 7-14.

Strait, J. G., Sandberg, J. G., Larson, J. H., & Harper, J. M. (2015). The relationship between family-of-origin experiences and sexual satisfaction in married couples. Journal of Family Therapy, 37(3), 361-385.

Strong, T., & Busch, R. (2013). DSM-5 and Evidence- Based Family Therapy?. Australian & New Zealand Journal Of Family Therapy, 34(2), 90-103.

Tambling, R. B., Anderson, S. R., & Wong, A. G. (2016). Expectations about couple therapy over time. Contemporary Family Therapy, 38(4), 353-360

Whisman, M. A., & Baucom, D. H. (2012). Intimaterelationships and psychopathology. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 15(1), 4–13.

Withers, M. C., & Nelson, T. S. (2015). A method for creating individualized practice-based evidence. Journal Of Family Psychotherapy, 26(3), 210-225.

Worthington, E. J., & Sandage, S. J. (2016). Forgiveness in couples and family therapy. In Forgiveness and spirituality in psychotherapy: A relational approach (pp. 223-245). Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association. doi:10.1037/14712-011

HUMN 8356 Course Media

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If you are having difficulty logging into Kanopy to watch the videos, please follow the steps in QA. (Producer). (2000). Couples therapy for addictions: A cognitive-behavioral approach [Video file]. United States: Author. (Producer). (2002a). Cognitive-behavioral child therapy [Video file]. United States: Author. (Producer). (2002b). Narrative therapy with children [Video file]. United States: Author. (Producer). (n.d.). Bowenian family therapy [Video file]. [With Philip Guerin, MD]. United States: (Producer). (n.d.). Structural family therapy [Video file]. [With Harry Aponte, LCSW]. United States: (Publisher). (1994a). I'd hear laughter: Finding solutions for the family [Video file]. (Publisher). (1994b). Irreconcilable differences: A solution-focused approach to marital therapy [Video file]. (Publisher). (n.d.). Emotionally-focused couples therapy [Video file]. [With Sue Johnson]. United States: (Publisher). (n.d.). Experiential therapy [Video file]. [With Augustus Napier]. United States: (Publisher). (n.d.). Satir family therapy [Video file]. [With Jean McLendon]. United States:

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