Health Counseling / Edition 1

Health Counseling / Edition 1

by Judith A. Lewis, Jon Carlson, Len Sperry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534134467

ISBN-13: 9780534134464

Pub. Date: 02/28/1993

Publisher: Brooks/Cole

Whether you will be working in schools, human service agencies, private practice, health-care organizations, businesses, or other environments, you will find strategies and techniques in this book that you can use to help your clients initiate and maintain health-oriented behavior. The authors use case materials and clinical input on assessment, treatment, maintenance…  See more details below

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Whether you will be working in schools, human service agencies, private practice, health-care organizations, businesses, or other environments, you will find strategies and techniques in this book that you can use to help your clients initiate and maintain health-oriented behavior. The authors use case materials and clinical input on assessment, treatment, maintenance, and prevention in applying their health-counseling model to a number of specific issues, including weight control, smoking cessation, substance abuse, exercise, sleep, sexual health, chronic pain, and coping with illness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534134464
Publisher:
Brooks/Cole
Publication date:
02/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
291
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Enhancing Physical Health: The Counselor's Contribution3
Ch. 2The Process of Health Counseling: Strategies, Skills, and Concepts27
Ch. 3Weight Control57
Ch. 4Smoking Cessation93
Ch. 5Drug and Alcohol Abuse129
Ch. 6Exercise153
Ch. 7Sleep175
Ch. 8Sexual Health205
Ch. 9Chronic Pain239
Ch. 10Coping with Illness265
Ch. 11Toward a Wellness Perspective287
Name Index293
Subject Index298

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