Clinical Methods in Medical Family Therapy

by Tai Mendenhall, Angela Lamson, Jennifer Hodgson, Macaran Baird

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Book Description

This landmark text describes research-informed practices and applications of Medical Family Therapy (MedFT) across an array of care environments and clinical populations. It is a timely release for a rapidly growing field and ably contextualizes MedFT within a myriad of areas, including family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, alcohol and drug treatment, community health centers, and military and veteran health systems.

It includes the work of the most innovative leaders in the field, who expertly:
- illustrate commonplace challenges with which MedFTs engage
- describe the make-up of care teams tailored for each chapter's focus environment
- highlight fundamental knowledge and essential practical skillsets
- discuss clinical, teaching, supervisory, research, and policy efforts

Clinical Methods in Medical Family Therapy is essential reading for the increasing numbers of behavioral health workforce members across a wealth of disciplines including family therapy, social work, and psychology. This text is an excellent addition to the literature for use in the growing number of MedFT degree granting and certificate programs.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Clinical Methods in Medical Family Therapy ebook for free in PDF format (5.1 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Psychology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2018
Pages
630
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319688336
ISBN10
3319688332
ISBN13 Digital
9783319688343
ISBN10 Digital
3319688340
PDF Size
5.1 MB
License
CC BY

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