Client Issues in Counselling and Psychotherapy: Person-centred Practice

Client Issues in Counselling and Psychotherapy: Person-centred PracticeClient Issues in Counselling and Psychotherapy is the first humanistic counseling book to bring together commonly occurring client issues, exploring the origin and meaning of the difficulty, the therapeutic approach and process, and the outcomes. Extensive case material guides you through the nuances and potential pitfalls towards effective practice. Drawing from a combined 50 years of experience in the field, Paul Wilkins and Janet Tolan bring together leading person-centered therapists to add…

December 14, 2011
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Intentional Interviewing and Counseling: Facilitating Client Development in a Multicultural Society

Intentional Interviewing and Counseling: Facilitating Client Development in a Multicultural SocietyMaster interviewing skills with INTENTIONAL INTERVIEWING AND COUNSELING: FACILITATING CLIENT DEVELOPMENT IN A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY, 8th Edition. This book gives you the tools to adapt your skills to address both individual and multicultural uniqueness, conduct interviews using five different theoretical approaches, and begin developing a personalized style and theory of interviewing and counseling that matches your own aptitudes and affinities. Case studies, sample interviews, and a “Portfolio …

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In Session: The Bond Between Women and Their Therapists

In Session: The Bond Between Women and Their TherapistsWhy do so many women develop profound feelings for their therapists? What makes the therapy bond different from any other, and what factors make it therapeutic? In Session enters the consulting room and cuts straight to the heart of the complex psychotherapy relationship….

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Intentional Interviewing and Counseling (with InfoTrac and CD-ROM): Facilitating Client Development in a Multicultural Society

Intentional Interviewing and Counseling (with InfoTrac and CD-ROM): Facilitating Client Development in a Multicultural SocietyOver 450 databased studies attest to the effectiveness of the microskills model in the INTENTIONAL INTERVIEWING AND COUNSELING: FACILITATING CLIENT DEVELOPMENT IN A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY! The new Fifth Edition of this hallmark text enables students of many backgrounds to master basic skills in a step-by-step fashion, thus rapidly empowering them to conduct a full interviews using only listening skills. Following this, students learn confrontation and influencing skills and by the time the text i…

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Overcoming Unintentional Racism in Counseling and Therapy: A Practitioner’s Guide to Intentional Intervention (Multicultural Aspects of Counseling And Psychotherapy)

Overcoming Unintentional Racism in Counseling and Therapy: A Practitioner's Guide to Intentional Intervention (Multicultural Aspects of Counseling And Psychotherapy)Overcoming Unintentional Racism in Counseling and Therapy, Second Edition examines the dynamics and effects of racism in counseling with an emphasis on the insidiousness of unintentional racism. . The Second Edition  provides a new section on the policies and practices of agencies and other institutions in the mental health system unintentionally resulting in service disparities. Macro-system and micro-system interventions are proposed to overcome these disparities. …

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Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy: An Integrative Approach that Empowers Clients

Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy: An Integrative Approach that Empowers Clients“Written with great clarity and intelligence, this book will be of benefit to all mental health practitioners, students of psychology, and those seeking a better understanding of their own process of psychological and spiritual transformation.” —Tara Brach, PhD, Author of Radical Acceptance and True Refuge “In this wonderful book, Rick Johnson weaves together different theoretical perspectives in a way that welcomes religion, spirituality, and nature into the counseling and psychotherapy proce…

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Learning from Mistakes in Clinical Practice (Methods / Practice of Social Work: Direct (Micro))

Learning from Mistakes in Clinical Practice (Methods / Practice of Social Work: Direct (Micro))This text is a virtual handbook of classic mistakes to anticipate, work through, and grow from. It identifies, discusses and re-frames classic mistakes that beginning interviewers and clinicians are likely to make in practice by illuminating a myriad of mistakes through the use of first-hand vignettes, in-text exercises, and a systems framework. This book uses a strengths-perspective, and can serve as a companion text or as a stand-alone primer because of its elaboration of the phases, principle…

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Gaining Cultural Competence in Career Counseling (Graduate Career Counseling)

Gaining Cultural Competence in Career Counseling (Graduate Career Counseling)Gaining Cultural Competence in Career Counseling is a supplement designed to help counselors and counselors-in-training simultaneously acquire competence in both career counseling and multicultural counseling. The goal of this text is not only to describe the philosophical reasons for practicing culturally appropriate career counseling, but also to provide counselors with concrete ways to implement those philosophies. The first half of the book comprises four chapters focusing on the foundationa…

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Counselling Suicidal Clients (Therapy in Practice)

Counselling Suicidal Clients (Therapy in Practice)Counselling Suicidal Clients addresses the important professional considerations when working with clients who are suicidal. The ‘bigger picture’, including legal and ethical considerations and organizational policy and procedures is explored, as is to how practitioners can work with the dynamics of suicide potential in the therapeutic process. The book is divided into six main parts:The changing context of suicideThe prediction-prevention model, policy and ethicsThe influence of the organizatio…

March 14, 2010
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