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Approaches to Group Work: A Handbook for Practitioners / Edition 1
     

Approaches to Group Work: A Handbook for Practitioners / Edition 1

by David Capuzzi
 

ISBN-10: 013090760X

ISBN-13: 9780130907608

Pub. Date: 05/02/2002

Publisher: Pearson

Intended as a supplement to a theoretical counseling book, this handbook presents twenty-three practical approaches to working with children, adolescents, and adults on such goals as making friends, succeeding in school, planning a career, and being a good parent. Taken together, these ideas will well equip future counselors to address a variety of issues

Overview

Intended as a supplement to a theoretical counseling book, this handbook presents twenty-three practical approaches to working with children, adolescents, and adults on such goals as making friends, succeeding in school, planning a career, and being a good parent. Taken together, these ideas will well equip future counselors to address a variety of issues in a wide range of settings. This book covers the standard presentation for each approach—Consisting of purpose statement, conceptual framework, goals, pre-screening and orientation, outline for eight sessions, evaluation experience, and referral/follow-up plans. For professionals in the field of counseling.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130907608
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
05/02/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: GROUP WORK WITH CHILDREN.

1. Using the Arts in a Bereavement Group for Children.

2. Life-Threatening Illness in School-Age Children: A Transition Group.

3. Trust and Support: Children of Alcoholics Build Their Own Identities.

4. Friendship Groups: Make a Friend and Be a Friend.

5. Kids Helping Kids: A Group Training for Peer Helpers and Beyond.

PART TWO: GROUP WORK WITH ADOLESCENTS.

6. School Success Skills: A Group for At-Risk Students.

7. Moving to a New School: A Transition Group for Young Adolescents.

8. Peer Networking to Build Resiliency among High School Youth: A Violence Prevention Group.

9. TAG, I'm It: A Counseling Group for Talented and Gifted Adolescents.

10. Effective Communication for Conflict Situations.

11. Adolescents of Divorce: A School-Based Intervention.

12. High School Students Rediscovering Academic Success.

13. The Safe Survivors Group: A Psychoeducational Counseling Group for Adolescent Survivors of Relationship Violence.

PART THREE: GROUP WORK WITH ADULTS.

14. Planning Your Career Adventure: A Group for Career Planners.

15. Grieving Our Losses.

16. Simplify Your Life.

17. The Transition into Parenthood: A Group for Expecting Couples.

18. Using the Wheel of Self-Discovery: A Career Transition Tool.

19. Returning Women Students: A Transition Group.

20. Codependence Recovery for Adults Abused as Children.

21. A Positive Approach to Disciplining Your School-Aged Child.

22. Transitioning into Single Parenthood.

23. Systematic Desensitization for Specified Phobias.

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