Working With Adolescents and Young Adults: A Contemporary Psychodynamic Approach (Basic Texts in Counselling and Psychotherapy 2nd ed. 2008)

Working With Adolescents and Young Adults: A Contemporary Psychodynamic Approach (Basic Texts in Counselling and Psychotherapy 2nd ed. 2008)

By: Stephen Briggs (author)Paperback

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The first edition of this popular book won praise for successfully exploring the inner world of contemporary adolescence. The new edition now also examines issues including self-harm, depression and body image disturbance. Drawing on a flexible psychodynamic approach, it gives evidence-based guidance for both experienced practitioners and students.

About Author

STEPHEN BRIGGS is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Social Work at the Tavistock Clinic, London, UK.

Contents

Introduction.- Contemporary Adolescence.- Becoming a Subject in Adolescence.- Ethnicity and Identity in Adolescence.- Parenting Adolescents.- Containing Adolescence in Organisations.- Adolescents as Temporary Outsiders: Drugs, Offending and Anti-social Behaviour.- Adolescents with Difficulties in Achieving Separateness.- Psychotic and Suicidal States in Adolescence.- Leaving Home.- Notes.- Bibliography.- Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780230551411
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9780230551411
  • weight: 356
  • ISBN10: 0230551416
  • edition: 2nd ed. 2008

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