Effective Helping: Interviewing and Counseling Techniques / Edition 7

Effective Helping: Interviewing and Counseling Techniques / Edition 7

by Barbara F. Okun, Ricki E. Kantrowitz
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495006254

ISBN-13: 9780495006251

Pub. Date: 01/03/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Barbara Okun's practical introduction to counseling has helped thousands of readers become effective and empathetic helpers. Logical, easy-to-understand, and applicable, the book's unique framework helps readers enhance their self-awareness and their understanding of contemporary forces. The hallmark of this book has been its practical, applied approach, infused

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Barbara Okun's practical introduction to counseling has helped thousands of readers become effective and empathetic helpers. Logical, easy-to-understand, and applicable, the book's unique framework helps readers enhance their self-awareness and their understanding of contemporary forces. The hallmark of this book has been its practical, applied approach, infused with many case examples, dialogues, tables, and experiential exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495006251
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/03/2007
Series:
PSY 642 Introduction to Psychotherapy Practice Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
734,078
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. The Helping Relationship. 3. Communication Skills. 4. Stage 1: Building the Relationship and Establishing Goals. 5. Helping Theory. 6. Current Theoretical Perspectives. 7. Introduction to Strategies. 8. Stage 2: Applying Strategies. 9. Crisis Theory and Intervention. 10. Issues Affecting Helping. Appendix A. Observer's Guide to Rating Communication Skills. Appendix B. Sample Psychotherapy Policies. Appendix C. Sample Client Information Sheet.

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