Stephen T. Fife, Ph.D.
Department of Marriage and Family Therapy

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The most important work we will ever do wll be within the walls of our own homes.

~Harold B. Lee



Treatment of Infidelity & Forgiveness

Fife, S. T., Weeks, G. R., & Stellberg-Filbert, J. (in press). Facilitating forgiveness in the treatment of infidelity: An interpersonal model. Journal of Family Therapy.

Fife, S. T., & Weeks, G. R. (2010). Barriers to recovering intimacy. In J. Carlson & L. Sperry (Eds.) Recovering intimacy in love relationships: A clinician's guide (pp. 157-179). New York: Routledge.

Weeks, G. R., & Fife, S. T. (2009). Rebuilding intimacy following infidelity. Psychotherapy in Australia, 15(3), 28-39.

Fife, S. T., Weeks, G. R., & Gambescia, N. (2008). Treating infidelity: An integrative approach. The Family Journal: Counseling and Therapy for Couples and Families, 16, 316-323.

Fife, S. T., & Weeks, G. R. (2008). Extramarital Sex/Infidelity. In J. T. Sears (Ed.) The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, and Sexuality Through History, Vol. 6, The Modern World (pp. 126-129). Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group.

Bird, M. H., Butler, M. H., & Fife, S. T. (2007). The process of couple healing following infidelity: A qualitative study. Journal of Couple and Relationship Therapy, 6(4), 1-25.

Fife, S. T., Weeks, G., R., & Gambescia, N. (2007). The intersystems approach to treating infidelity. In P. Peluso (Ed.) Infidelity: A Practitioner's Guide to Working with Couples in Crisis (pp. 71-97). Philadelphia: Routledge.

Butler, M. H., Dahlin, S. K., & Fife, S. T. (2002). "Languaging" factors affecting clients' acceptance of forgiveness intervention in martial therapy. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 28, 285-298.

Change Process Research

Whiting, J. B., Nebeker, R. S., & Fife, S. T. (2005). Moral responsiveness and discontinuity in therapy: A qualitative study. Counseling and Values, 50, 20-37.

Other Research

Brock, G. W., Whiting, J. B., Fife, S. T., & Matern, B. (2009). Integrity of the marriage and family therapy research literature: Perceptions and recommendations. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 35(2), 248-252.

Weir, K. N., Fife, S. T., Whiting, J. B., Blasewick, A. (2008). Clinical training of MFTs for adoption, foster care, and child development settings. Journal of Family Psychotherapy.

Fife, S. T., & Whiting, J. B. (2007). Values in family therapy research and practice: An invitation for reflection. Contemporary Family Therapy, 29, 71-86.




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Box 3045
Las Vegas, NV 89045-3045

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