Facilitating the Genetic Counseling Process: A Practice Manual / Edition 1

Facilitating the Genetic Counseling Process: A Practice Manual / Edition 1

by Patricia McCarthy Veach, Bonnie S. LeRoy, Dianne M. Bartels
     
 

ISBN-10: 0387003304

ISBN-13: 9780387003306

Pub. Date: 08/14/2003

Publisher: Springer New York

Designed as an aid to students in Genetics counseling classes and professionals interested in honing their skills, Facilitating the Genetic Counseling Process will guide the reader through the why's and how's of assisting clients with these complex issues. The authors' collective years of both teaching students and counseling clients is reflected in the clear,

Overview

Designed as an aid to students in Genetics counseling classes and professionals interested in honing their skills, Facilitating the Genetic Counseling Process will guide the reader through the why's and how's of assisting clients with these complex issues. The authors' collective years of both teaching students and counseling clients is reflected in the clear, practical approach of this manual.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387003306
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
08/14/2003
Edition description:
2003
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
855,162
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Guidelines for Manual Users
• Genetic Counseling Models
• Attending Skills
• Primary Empathy Skills
• Gathering Information: Asking Questions and Taking Client Genetic History: Structuring the Genetic Counseling Session
• Collaborating with Clients
• Advanced Empathy and Confrontation
• Resistance, Client Affect and Client Styles
• Self-Reference
• Ethical Issues
• Information Age & Online Overload
• Recognizing Your Limits
• Appendices

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