Om Global Perspectives in Family Therapy
As practitioners increasingly treat culturally diverse populations, it is essential that they be exposed to the global practice of family therapy and the unique values, structure, and circumstances of families around the world. Dr. Kit Ng brings together international experts in the field of family therapy to present a diverse and comprehensive analysis of the discipline within a cultural framework. Leading scholars discuss problems, intervention strategies, and clinical diagnoses while addressing the significance of specific ethnic, economic, religious, social, and political factors influencing family dynamics. Through clinical suggestions and compelling case illustrations, they offer unique insights into the individual cultural nuances that need to be considered in therapy.Global Perspectives in Family Therapy: Development, Practice, and Trends is a fundamental resource for students and mental health professionals who seek to enhance their competence in treating a culturally diverse clientele, understand the evolution of family therapy in various regions of the world, and discover new visions to shape the future of the field.