A Trainer's Manual

by Dr. Joan D. Atwood



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/13/2020

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 250
ISBN : 9781532095504
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 250
ISBN : 9781532095528

About the Book

This book is an all-encompassing book about Anger. It will teach professionals the knowledge base of anger, and how to run anger groups. It will teach individuals and their loved ones how to understand their anger and how to gain control over it. It is a book for professionals and lay people as well.

About the Author

Dr. Atwood is a Social Psychologist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She is a Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor of AAMFT. She is also the President and CEO of New York Marriage and Family Therapists, PLLC, located in Rockville Centre, NY, New York City, Williston Park, NY and Sag Harbor, NY. These organizations provide services to individuals living on Long Island and New York City. She and her team are devoted to the empowerment and wellness of individuals, couples, and families. In addition, Dr. Atwood is the past President of the New York State Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and was awarded the Long Island Family Therapist of the Year award for outstanding contributions to the field. She is a Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy as well as an Adjunct Professor of Psychology. Dr. Atwood has published seventeen books and over 100 journal articles. She serves on the Editorial Board of most journals in the field; she holds Diplomate status and is a Clinical Supervisor on the American Board of Sexology; she has been elected to the National Academy of Social Workers; is a certified Imago therapist; and has served on the President’s (Clinton)Commission for Domestic Policy. Among her many projects, Dr. Atwood is the co-developer of the P.E.A.C.E. Program (Parent Education and Custody Effectiveness), a court based educational program for parents obtaining a divorce. She does Professional Training Workshops in Anger Management, Sexuality Theory and Therapy, Couples Therapy and Supervision. Dr. Atwood has made numerous TV appearances and Radio and Newspaper interviews. She is in private practice in Individual, Marriage and Family Therapy in Rockville Centre, New York City, Williston Park, and Sag Harbor, New York.