The Family Crucible
This extraordinary book presents scenarios of one family’s therapy experience and explains what underlies each encounter. You will discover the general patterns that are common to all families—stress, polarization and escalation, scapegoating, triangulation, blaming, and the diffusion of identity—and you will gain a vivid understanding of the intriguing field of family therapy.
320 pages; ISBN 9780062046666
Title: The Family Crucible
Author: Augustus Y. Napier; Carl A. Whitaker