Opening the Can of Worms, Complications in Couples and Couple Therapy by Ronald Mah
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 1.
Approx. 32,910 words.
Published on September 23, 2013.
The therapist must anticipate opening a "can of worms," that can confuse & overwhelm . The therapist is guided to reduce the third partner in the couple- emotional reactivity as expressed in bipolar disorder, PTSD, developmental trauma disorder, sexual trauma, self-medication, & personality disorders. The Predator-Prey-Witness triangle, psychodynamic, attachment, & more direct strategy & therapy.