The Counseling Sourcebook: A Practical Reference on Contemporary Issues

The Counseling Sourcebook: A Practical Reference on Contemporary Issues

by Judah L. Ronch, William Van Ornum, Nicholas C. Stillwell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824512413

ISBN-13: 9780824512415

Pub. Date: 07/28/1993

Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company


This book is for everyone interested in counseling, whether as practitioners, students, "consumers," or general readers. It will bring to the professional and lay reader alike a compilation of practical counseling approaches written by experienced counselors about topics that will be both contemporary and timeless. Above all, it will be useful to a wide…  See more details below

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This book is for everyone interested in counseling, whether as practitioners, students, "consumers," or general readers. It will bring to the professional and lay reader alike a compilation of practical counseling approaches written by experienced counselors about topics that will be both contemporary and timeless. Above all, it will be useful to a wide range of counselors—psychologists, nurses, clergy, teachers, social workers, school counselors, doctors, and other helpers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824512415
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
07/28/1993
Series:
Counselling Titles Series
Pages:
552
Sales rank:
1,372,417
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1Psychoanalysis5
2Gestalt Therapy17
3Behavior Therapy28
4Group Counseling and Therapy44
5Cognitive Therapy60
6Brief Therapy: The 20-Minute Hour72
7Medication Therapy86
8Counseling People with Communication Disorders109
9Counseling Persons with Vision Impairment135
10Counseling Gay Men and Lesbians and Their Families146
11Clinical Treatment Issues Regarding Black African-Americans157
12Gender Issues165
13Ethical Issues175
14Legal Issues186
15Religious Issues202
16Treatment Planning in Counseling227
17Why Psychological Testing?234
18Teaching Children Self-Control through Counseling246
19Counseling Victims of Child Abuse and Their Families270
20Counseling Adolescents286
21Counseling Persons with Eating Disorders298
22Counseling College Students322
23Development in Adulthood343
24Family Dynamics358
25Marriage and Marital Counseling373
26Addictions Counseling383
27Health Counseling399
28Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder424
29Phobics and Other Panic Victims437
30Counseling HIV +/AIDS Patients453
31Personality Disorders466
32The Paraphilias476
33Aging and Later Life484
34Counseling about Behavior Problems in Alzheimer's and Other Organic Mental Disorders503
35Death and Dying510
Afterword: The Counseling Profession519
Notes on Contributors527

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