Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors: Strengthening Attachment Bonds (Google eBook)
This book provides a theoretical framework and an innovative model of intervention for distressed couples whose relationships are affected by the echoes of trauma. Combining attachment theory, trauma research, and emotionally focused therapeutic techniques, Susan M. Johnson guides the clinician in modifying the interactional patterns that maintain traumatic stress and fostering positive, healing relationships among survivors and their partners. In-depth case material brings to life the process of assessment and treatment with couples coping with the impact of different kinds of trauma, including childhood abuse, serious illness, and combat experiences. The concluding chapter features valuable advice on therapist self-care.
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Review: Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors: Strengthening Attachment BondsUser Review - Kim Winters - Goodreads
This book has inspired me to consider a future therapeutic focus of applying EFT to couples with trauma. Great (basic) overview of counseling theory behind trauma therapy, attachment and Emotionally ... Read full review
Review: Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors: Strengthening Attachment BondsUser Review - Carly - Goodreads
A lot of the concepts in this book wrre super valuable they style was repetitive and sluggish. I'm glad I finished it but it definitely took a concious choice to do so. Also, this is not a lay person book. Read full review