In this volume, Lis,
Mazzeschi, Salcuni, and Di Riso enhance our ability to understand our
clients by elucidating attachment theory and its relationship to
psychopathology and the major personality assessment instruments in
The book begins with a conciese and readable synopsis of
Bowlby´s attachment theory and a summary of the research
relating attachment status to psychopathology...
Next, Lis and colleagues examine the two major methods of assessing
attachment status, the Adult Attachment Inteview (AAI) and the Adult
Attachment Projective (AAP)...
Then, the authors review the two most widely used personality
assessment instruments -the MMPI/MMPI-2 and the Rorschach
inkblots (as scored and interpeted by Exner´s Comprehensive
System) - and discuss how these tests relate to the concepts of
The latter third of the book consists of five case studies in which the
authors illuminate the lives of clients from different clinical
This book is a gift, and Lis, Mazzeschi, Salcuni, and Di Riso have had
courage to tackle a daunting task not yet attempted by others. I
appreciate their efforts and am sure you will too.
(From the Foreword by Stephen Finn, Phd)
Edición: Madrid, 2008
Tamaño: 24 x 17 cms.