Hope theory as applied to brief treatments: Problem-solving and solution-focused therapies

Book Section

Due to the present influence of the managed care system, we believe that brief treatment approaches, such as Problem-Solving Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy, utilizing the existing common factors will be the interventions of the future. Problem-Solving Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy are grounded in different theoretical foundations; however, change in both approaches can be related to the instillation of hope through therapy. Therapists using both Problem- Solving ...

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Taylor, JD; Michael, ST; Cheavens, JS

Published Date

  • June 7, 2000

Book Title

  • Handbook of Hope Theory, Measures, and Applications

Published By

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 008053306X

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780080533063