chapter  2
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Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: The Basics

Before we delve into how to provide effective treatment services, it is wise to take a moment to set the foundation for our work together. In the true spirit of solution-focused brief therapy,1 we do not want to assume that we are thinking about the approach in the same way. In this chapter we will clearly describe what solution-focused brief therapy is, the overarching philosophy and principles, and the six associated interventions.