Learn about counselling for family and other relationships with this e-book.
The Family and Relationships Counselling e-book is an informative and helpful read for anyone who wants to improve their relationships or for those who are involved in counselling people.
Some topics covered in this e-book include relationship theories, stages of a relationship, communications, types of relationships, understanding relationship dynamics, the nature of relationships, what can go wrong, what to do when things go wrong in a relationship and how to end a relationship.
Relationships are the social interactions which bind us as humans and underpins how society functions. This book discusses those human relationships – what they are, how they evolve and develop, as well as what can go wrong and the ending of relationships. It draws on research in the field to provide the reader with a broad understanding of how relationships can impact on their own lives and it should prove a useful companion to anyone with an interest in relationships and communication, family counselling, child, developmental or lifespan psychology.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1- INTRODUCTION: THE DIVERSITY OF RELATIONSHIPS
CHAPTER 2- WHY DO WE HAVE RELATIONSHIPS?
CHAPTER 3- ORIGINS AND STAGES OF A RELATIONSHIP
CHAPTER 4- COMMUNICATION IN RELATIONSHIPS
CHAPTER 5- DYNAMICS IN RELATIONSHIPS
CHAPTER 6- WHAT CAN GO WRONG IN RELATIONSHIPS?
CHAPTER 7- CONTROLLING & MAINTAINING YOUR RELATIONSHIPS
CHAPTER 8- REPAIRING DAMAGED RELATIONSHIPS
CHAPTER 9- ENDING RELATIONSHIPS WITH MINIMAL DAMAGE
About the Author:
John L. Mason Dip.Hort.Sc., Sup’n Cert., FIOH, FPLA, MAIH, MACHPER, MASA
John Mason has had over 35 years experience in the fields of Horticulture, Recreation, Education and Journalism. He has extensive experience both as a public servant, and as a small business owner. John has held positions ranging from Director of Parks and Recreation (City of Essendon) to magazine editor.
John is a well respected member of many professional associations, and author of over thirty five books and of over two thousand magazine articles. Even today, John continues to write books for various publishers including Simon and Shuster, and Landlinks Press (CSIRO Publishing).