Psychotherapy with Adolescent Girls and Young Women

Fostering Autonomy through Attachment

Elizabeth Perl

February 11, 2008
ISBN 9781593856519
Price: $33.00
198 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"

1. The Mother-Daughter Bond and Its Implications for Understanding the Therapeutic Relationship

2. Embracing Resistance and Building Attachment

3. When Parents Collude with Their Daughter’s Resistance

4. Challenging ResistanceandSustaining Attachment

5. The Going Gets Tough When the Patient Gets Angry

6. When Attachment to a Therapist Is Not Therapeutic: Recognizing Malignant Regression

7. Beyond Idealization: Fostering Genuine Intimacy and Mutuality

8. Repetition as a Path to New Experience

9. Allowing for Attachment after Therapy Ends