Counseling Toward Solutions: A Practical Solution-Focused Program for Working with Students, Teachers, and Parents / Edition 2

Counseling Toward Solutions: A Practical Solution-Focused Program for Working with Students, Teachers, and Parents / Edition 2

by Linda Metcalf
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0787998060

ISBN-13: 9780787998066

Pub. Date: 03/14/2008

Publisher: Wiley

When it was first published in 1995, Linda Metcalf’s book Counseling Toward Solutions became an instant bestseller. Written for counselors and teachers at all levels, this revised and updated second edition of Counseling Toward Solutions presents a positive program for changing individual behavior that empowers students of all ages to deal with

Overview

When it was first published in 1995, Linda Metcalf’s book Counseling Toward Solutions became an instant bestseller. Written for counselors and teachers at all levels, this revised and updated second edition of Counseling Toward Solutions presents a positive program for changing individual behavior that empowers students of all ages to deal with their own problems, gaining self-esteem in the process.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787998066
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/14/2008
Series:
Jossey-Bass Teacher Series
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
546,926
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

About This Book.

About the Author.

Acknowledgments.

Foreword by Bill O’Hanlon.

1 Learning to Think with a Solution Focus.

2 Creating Possibilities Through Language.

3 Competency-Based Conversations.

4 Reviving Piaget: Helping Teachers to Become Solution Focused.

5 The Miracle Question: Goal Setting for Success.

6 Constructing New Stories with Elementary Students.

7 Relationships, Reputations, and Scheduling: Creating Success with Secondary Students.

8 Working with Families to Change the Lives of Students.

9 Disciplining Differently: Behavior Transformations.

10 Helping Students Deal with Dangerous Habits and Diffi cult Situations.

Bibliography and References.

Index.

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