Becoming a Master Counselor: Introduction to the Profession / Edition 1

Becoming a Master Counselor: Introduction to the Profession / Edition 1

by Richard Hill Byrne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534251102

ISBN-13: 9780534251109

Pub. Date: 08/04/1994

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The book offers nine precepts that students need to know about counseling and is divided into three parts: the counselor-to-be, the client, and counseling procedures and techniques needed. Independent of the historical theories of counseling/personality, the book focuses on what counseling is and how we know what we know about changing behavior.  See more details below

Overview

The book offers nine precepts that students need to know about counseling and is divided into three parts: the counselor-to-be, the client, and counseling procedures and techniques needed. Independent of the historical theories of counseling/personality, the book focuses on what counseling is and how we know what we know about changing behavior.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534251109
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/04/1994
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.57(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: The Counselor. 1. The Professional Counselor. 2. How Will I Know What To Do? 3. Experiments: An Epistemological Imperative. Part II: Clients. 4. Effect on Clients of Biological and Other Variables. 5. Psychosocial Systems and Characteristics of Clients. 6. Affect in Clients' Lives. 7. Clients' Operant Behaviors. 8. Client Cognitions. Part III: Counseling Procedures and Techniques. 9. Counseling Precepts and Practices. 10. Counseling's Unique Communication Skills. 11. Other Counseling Issues. 12. Techniques for Helping Clients. 13. Counseling Procedures. 14. Our Profession. Appendixes. Index. Errata sheet available upon request. Please contact Dr. Richard Hill Byrne c/o Brooks/Cole-Wadsworth Publishing at: info@broookscole.com

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