Dr. Marti Straus, Professor in the PsyD in Clinical Psychology program in New England, has co-authored a new edition of The Lost Art of Listening: How Learning to Listen Can Improve Relationships (Guilford 2021) with renowned therapist Michael P. Nichols.
“In this third edition of The Lost Art of Listening, Mike Nichols and I consider the profound challenges to communicating in our closest relationships,” Dr. Straus says. “We describe the impact of technology and social media on effective listening, and offer strategies for talking to loved ones across social and political divides.”
Dr. Straus has authored numerous articles, chapters, and books including, Abuse and Victimization across the Lifespan; Violence in the Lives of Adolescents; Adolescent Girls in Crisis: Intervention and Hope; and Treating Trauma in Adolescents: Development, Attachment, and the Therapeutic Relationship; and the highly acclaimed No-Talk Therapy for Children and Adolescents.
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