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Further Reading

  • Addis, M. E., & Mahalik, J. R. (2003). Men, masculinity, and the contexts of help seeking. American Psychologist, 58(1), 5-14.
  • Andronico, M. P. (1996). Men in groups: Insights, interventions, and psychoeducational work. Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Bergman, S. J. (1995). Men’s psychological development: A relational perspective. In R. F. Levant & W. S. Pollack (Eds.), A New Psychology of Men (pp. 68-90). New York: Basic Books.
  • Brooks, G. R. (1996). A new psychotherapy for traditional men. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Brooks, G. R., & Good, G. E. (2005). The new handbook of psychotherapy and counseling with men: A comprehensive guide to settings, problems, and treatment approaches, revised edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Cochran, S. V., & Rabinowitz, F. E. (2003). Gender-sensitive recommendations for assessment and treatment of depression in men. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 34(2), 132-140.
  • Diamond, J. (1997). Male menopause. Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Diamond, J. (2004). The irritable male syndrome: Managing the 4 key causes of depression and aggression. Emmaus, PA: Rodale Books.
  • Englar-Carlson, M., & Shepard, D. S. (2005). Engaging men in couples counseling: Strategies for overcoming ambivalence and inexpressiveness. The Family Journal, 13(4), 383-391.
  • Englar-Carlson, M., & Stevens, M. A. (2006). In the therapy room with men: A casebook about psychotherapeutic process and change with male clients. Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Goldberg, H. (1976). The hazards of being male: Surviving the myth of masculine privilege. New York: Nash Pub.
  • Good, G. E., & Sherrod, N. B. (2001). Men’s problems and effective treatments: Theory and empirical support. In G. R. Brooks & G. E. Good (Eds.), The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men: A Comprehensive Guide to Settings, Problems, and Treatment Approaches (Vol. 1, pp. 22-40). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
  • Gottman, J. M. (2000). The seven principles for making marriage work: A practical guide from the country’s foremost relationship expert. New York: Three Rivers Press.
  • Hart, A. D. (2001). Unmasking male depression. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, Inc.
  • Hartl, T. L., Zeiss, R. A., Marino, C. M., Zeiss, A. M., Regev, L. G., & Leontis, C. (2007). Clients’ sexually inappropriate behaviors directed toward clinicians: Conceptualization and management. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 38(6), 674-681.
  • Horne, A. M., & Kiselica, M. S. (1999). Handbook of counseling boys and adolescent males: A practitioner’s guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Kilmartin, C. (1999). The masculine self. New York: McGraw Hill.
  • Kivel, P. (1999). Men’s work: How to stop the violence that tears our lives apart. Center City, MN: Hazelden.
  • Lee, C. C. (1999). Counseling African American men. In L. E. Davis (Ed.), Working with African American males: A guide to practice (pp. 39-53). Thousand Oaks CA: Sage.
  • Levant, R. F. (1996). The new psychology of men. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 27(3), 259-265.
  • Love, P., & Stosny, S. (2008). How to improve your marriage without talking about it. New York: Broadway.
  • Mirande, A. (1997). Hombres y machos: Masculinity and Latino culture Boulder CO: Westview Press.
  • Parham, T. A. (1999). Invisibility syndrome in African descent people: Understanding cultural manifestations of the struggle for self-affirmation. The Counseling Psychologist, 27(6), 794 -801.
  • Pleck, J. H. (1983). The myth of masculinity. Cambridge MA: MIT Press.
  • Pollack, W. S. (1998). Real boys: Rescuing our sons from the myths of boyhood. New York: Random House.
  • Pollack, W. S. (1998). Mourning, melancholia, and masculinity: Recognizing and treating depression in men. In W. S. Pollack & R. F. Levant (Eds.), New psychotherapy for men (pp. 147-166). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
  • Rabinowitz, F. E. (2006). Crossing the no cry zone: Doing psychotherapy with men.
  • Rabinowitz, F. E., & Cochran, S. V. (2002). Deepening psychotherapy with men. Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Ragle, J. D. (1993). Gender role behavior of male psychotherapy patients. University of Texas – Austin, Austin, TX.
  • Real, T. (1998). I don’t want to talk about it: Overcoming the secret legacy of male depression. New York: Scribner.
  • Sanford, J. A. (1979). The invisible partners: How the male and female in each of us affects our relationships. New York: Paulist Press.
  • Sanford, J. A., & Lough, G. (1988). What men are like. New York: Paulist Press.
  • Scher, M. (1990). Effect of gender role incongruities on men’s experience as clients in psychotherapy. Psychotherapy, 27, 322-326.
  • Sweet, H. B. (2006). Finding the person behind the persona: Engaging men as a female therapist. In M. Englar-Carlson & M. A. Stevens (Eds.), In the Room with Men: Casebook of Therapeutic Change (pp. 69-90). Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Vessey, J. T., & Howard, K. I. (1993). Who seeks psychotherapy? Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training, 30(4), 546-553.
  • Wexler, D. B. (2004). When good men behave badly: Change your behavior, change your relationship. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger.
  • Wexler, D. B. (2006). STOP domestic violence: Innovative skills, techniques, options, and plans for better relationships. New York: W.W. Norton.
  • Wexler, D. B. (2006). Is he depressed or what: What to do when the man you love is irritable, moody, and withdrawn. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger.
  • Wexler, D. B. (2009). Men in therapy: New approaches for effective treatment. New York: W.W. Norton.
  • Williams, O. J. (1992). Ethnically sensitive practice to enhance treatment participation of African American men who batter. Families in Society, 73(10), 588-595.
  • Wong, Y. J., & Rochlen, A. B. (2005). Demystifying men’s emotional behavior: New directions and Implications for counseling and research. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 6(1), 62-72.

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