Leaving Home: The Therapy Of Disturbed Young People, 2nd Edition (Paperback) book cover

Leaving Home

The Therapy Of Disturbed Young People, 2nd Edition

By Jay Haley


332 pages

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Paperback: 9781138884458
pub: 2015-06-23
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Leaving Home presents a method of family therapy at the stage when children are leaving home. It includes a special classification of young people with problems, and tackles family orientation, the therapist support system, the first interview, apathy, troublemaking, a heroin problem, a chronic case, and resolved and unresolved issues.

Visit www.haley-therapies.com for additional resources by Jay Haley, including live videos of the pioneering therapist in action.

About the Author

Jay Haley is widely acclaimed as a pioneering therapist and master teacher. One of the founders of family therapy, his prolific work influenced generations of therapists. He is the author of 19 books on many aspects of therapy. He holds degrees from the University of California in Los Angeles, Berkeley, and Stanford University. He has served as Professor at the University of Maryland, Howard University, the University of Pennsylvania and US International University. He was Director of Family Therapy Research at the Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic and Co-Founder of the Family Therapy Institute of Washington, D.C

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling