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Working with Relationship Triangles: The One-Two-Three of Psychotherapy (The Guilford Family Therapy Series)

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Author: Philip J. Guerin Jr.

Publisher: The Guilford Press

ISBN 10: 1606239171
ISBN 13: 978-1606239179

ISBN 10: 1572301430
ISBN 13: 978-1572301436

Virtually all significant relationships are shadowed by a third party-another person, a competing distraction, or even a memory. This groundbreaking book provides clinicians with a hands-on guide to working with many different kinds of relationship triangles in therapy with families, couples, and individuals. The authors show why triangles come into being, how to predict their evolving nature, and how they can be dealt with and resolved in treatment. A wealth of clinical case material and treatment suggestions illustrates how thinking in terms of threes, as well as individuals and dyads, can greatly increase therapeutic flexibility and effectiveness. The paperback edition includes a new series editor's note by Michael P. Nichols.