Adolescent and Young Adult Self-Harming Treatment Manual: A Collaborative Strengths-Based Brief Therapy Approach


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Published USA, 2009
This workbook, a companion to Martin Selekman's popular Working with Self-Harming Adolescents, provides a detailed treatment protocol. Here, therapists will learn the most common reasons why young adults and adolescents hurt themselves; how to make the most of initial intake conversations; strategies for creating treatment goals with a client; how to identify triggers to self-harming behaviour; and tools for maintaining long-term goals. Case studies of teens and young adults drawn from the author's clinical practice bring the content to life. This manual will help both highly seasoned and beginning therapists feel more confident and competent working with adolescent and young adult self-harming clients.

Matthew Selekman is a couple and family therapist and addictions counsellor in private practice in Illinois, USA.
Paperback. 325 pages

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