Mueser, K.T., and Glynn, S.M. (1999). Behavioral Family Therapy for Psychiatric Disorders, Second Edition. New Harbinger Publications, Inc., Oakland, CA.
This book includes detailed procedures for using behavioral family therapy to treat psychiatric disorders, with a particular focus upon developing communication and problem-solving skills. It also addresses the special problems caused by extenuating negative symptoms or behaviors from family members. The book discusses procedures for successful therapy termination that promotes the patient's independence and reduces rates of relapse and re-hospitalization (source: New Harbinger Publications).