The Heart of the Matter: Perspectives on Emotion in Marital Therapy

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Susan M. Johnson, Leslie S. Greenberg
Psychology Press, 1994 - Psychology - 340 pages
The Heart of the Matter is a highly accessible volume that examines in depth the role of affective processes in intimate relationships via the perspectives of clinical psychologists and researchers from a variety of psychotherapeutic traditions. The Heart of the Matter provides insight into how expert therapists of varied orientations work with affective processes to improve troubled relationships and enhance individual functioning.
 

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Contents

THEORY
3
AFFECTIN COUIPLE RELATIONSHIPS
20
THE EGOANALYTIC APPROACH TO EMOTION
27
ANATTACHMENT VIEW
46
HELPING COUPLES MAKE AUTHENTIC EMOTIONAL
75
A SPIRAL MODEL OF INTIMACY by Mario Cusinato
108
THE ROLE OF EMOTION IN RELATIONSHIP
124
EMOTION IN THE CONTEXT OF SYSTEMIC MARITAL
151
THE PERSPECTIVE
172
EMOTION AND BEHAVIORAL COUPLE THERAPY
207
TOWARD AN INTEGRATED MODEL OF NEGATIVE
227
ANAGENDA FOR MARITAL THERAPY by John M Gottman
256
A SYNTHESIS
297
NAME INDEX
325
SUBJECT INDEX
333
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