Clinical Interviewing / Edition 2

Clinical Interviewing / Edition 2

by Rita Sommers-Flanagan, John Sommers-Flanagan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471295671

ISBN-13: 9780471295679

Pub. Date: 02/01/1999

Publisher: Wiley

This new edition of the formerly titled Foundations of Therapeutic Interviewing blends a personal and easy-to-read style with a unique emphasis on both the scientific foundations and interpersonal aspects of mental health interviewing. Written from an integrative/eclectic perspective, this edition also incorporates modifications made necessary by the rise of managed

Overview

This new edition of the formerly titled Foundations of Therapeutic Interviewing blends a personal and easy-to-read style with a unique emphasis on both the scientific foundations and interpersonal aspects of mental health interviewing. Written from an integrative/eclectic perspective, this edition also incorporates modifications made necessary by the rise of managed care and by revised thinking in the interviewing field related to DSM-IV. New chapters have been added on interviewing youth; interviewing couples and families; multicultural interviewing; and diagnosis and treatment planning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471295679
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/01/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.37(w) x 10.27(h) x 1.43(d)

Table of Contents

BECOMING A MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL.

Introduction: Philosophy and Organization.

Foundations.

Preparations.

LISTENING AND RELATIONSHIP DEVELOPMENT.

Basic Attending Skills.

Directives: Listening and Action Responses.

Relationship Variables and Clinical Interviewing.

STRUCTURING AND ASSESSMENT.

An Overview of the Interview Process.

The Intake Interview.

The Mental Status Examination.

Suicide Assessment.

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning.

INTERVIEWING SPECIAL POPULATIONS.

Interviewing Young Clients.

Interviewing Couples and Families.

Multicultural and Diversity Issues in Interviewing.

References.

About the Authors.

Index.

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