Details for Basics of Solution Focused Therapy

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  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: SSE514
  • Credit points: 10


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Unit Content

Assessment Methods

Minor Essay - 25%

Case Study Comparison - 25%

Working Statement - 10%

Video Transcript - 40%

Representative References

George, E., Ratner, H. and Iveson, C. Solution-focused Brief Therapy. London: Sage.

Kiser, D.J. and Piercy, F.P. November 2014. Creativity and Family Therapy Theory Development: Lessons from the Founders of Solution-focused Therapy. InterAction, 6(2): 51.

Lutz, A.B. 2014. Learning Solution-focused Therapy: An Illustrated Guide. American Psychiatric Publishing.

McCashen, W. 2008. The Strengths Approach, Innovative Resources, Australia.

McNielly, R. 2011. Doing Change, Innovative Resources, Australia.

O’Connell, B. 2005. Solution-Focused Therapy. Brief Therapies Series, Sage, London.

O’Connell, B. 2004.Solution Focused Stress Counselling, Sage, London.

Sklare, G. 2014. Brief Counseling that Works: A Solution-focused Therapy Approach for School Counselors and other Mental Health Professionals 3rd ed. Corwin, Thousandoaks, CA.