Basic Counselling Skills: A Helper's Manual / Edition 1

Basic Counselling Skills: A Helper's Manual / Edition 1

by Richard Nelson-Jones
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761949615

ISBN-13: 9780761949619

Pub. Date: 11/18/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications


About the Author:
Richard Nelson-Jones is Fellow of the British Psychological Society and of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, and Director of the Cognitive Humanistic Institute, Chiang Mai, Thailand  See more details below

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About the Author:
Richard Nelson-Jones is Fellow of the British Psychological Society and of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, and Director of the Cognitive Humanistic Institute, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761949619
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/18/2002
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IIntroduction
1Who are counsellors and helpers?3
2What are basic counselling skills?10
3Approaches to counselling and helping16
4Helpers and clients as diverse persons22
5The helping relationship29
6The helping process35
Pt. IISpecific counselling skills
7Understanding the internal frame of reference43
8Showing attention and interest49
9Paraphrasing and reflecting feelings56
10Starting and structuring64
11Asking questions71
12Monitoring79
13Offering challenges and feedback86
14Self-disclosing93
15Managing resistances and making referrals99
16Facilitating problem solving105
17Coaching, demonstrating and rehearsing112
18Training clients in relaxation118
19Improving clients' self-talk125
20Improving clients' rules132
21Improving clients' perceptions139
22Negotiating homework146
23Conducting middle sessions152
24Terminating helping160
Pt. IIIFurther considerations
25Multicultural and gender-aware helping169
26Ethical issues and dilemmas175
27Getting support and being supervised180
28Becoming more skilled186
App. 1: Annotated bibliography193
App. 2Professional associations in Britain, Australia and America200
Index203

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