Carlson, J. D. (1998). Psychotherapy with the experts: Adlerian psychotherapy. Boston: Allyn and Bacon. Dr. Carlson works with an African American woman struggling with her divorce and explores how the family value of fierce independence she learned while growing up may have contributed to the failure of her marriage.
Carlson, J. D. (2002). Child therapy with the experts: Adlerian parent consultation. Boston: Allyn and Bacon. Dr. Carlson provides an example of an individual parent consultation with a single mother and a parent group consultation.
Carlson, J. D. (2003). Brief integrative Adlerian couples therapy. Alexandria, VA: Microtraining and Multicultural Development. Dr. Carlson works with a couple with problems of anger and abuse.
Carlson, J. D. (2004). Adlerian psychotherapy. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Dr. Carlson works with a young man with issues of perfectionism. In a brief 45-minute session significant change occurred.
Carlson, J. (2007). Psychotherapy over time. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Dr. Carlson works with a young woman with many serious problems. Includes six complete therapy sessions.