Essential Clinical Social Work Series

Contemporary Clinical Practice

The Holding Environment Under Assault

Editors: Ruderman, Ellen, Tosone, Carol (Eds.)

  • Provides a theoretical understanding of environmental impact on the treatment situation
  • Offers clinical examples
  • Incorporates concepts from traditional social work and psychoanalysis
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Contemporary Clinical Practice: The Holding Environment Under Assault is devoted to the examination of contemporary social problems and their impact on the clinical process. State-of-the-art psychodynamic theories will be applied to the understanding of how war, terrorism, politics, government regulations, and other environmental problems influence interactions between clinicians and their patients.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • The World Outside: Its Impact on the Treatment Setting

    Ruderman, Ellen

    Pages 1-11

  • The Erosion of the Sociopolitical Holding Environment and the Collapse of the Potential Space for Creative Repair

    Applegate, Jeffrey

    Pages 13-18

  • Grief and Loss in an Age of Global Trauma: Protest and Despair Versus Attachment and Reorganization

    Nelson, Judith Kay

    Pages 19-27

  • Integrating the Internal and External Worlds of Clinical Social Work: A Philosophical and Political Search

    Benitez-Bloch, Rosalyn

    Pages 29-40

  • Virtual Intimacy in the Therapeutic Space: Help or Hindrance?

    Tosone, Carol

    Pages 41-49

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-4124-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-4123-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $49.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-9380-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Contemporary Clinical Practice
Book Subtitle
The Holding Environment Under Assault
Editors
  • Ellen Ruderman
  • Carol Tosone
Series Title
Essential Clinical Social Work Series
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4124-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-4124-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-4123-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-9380-8
Series ISSN
2520-1611
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 120
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