Introduction to Counseling: Voices from the Field / Edition 6

Introduction to Counseling: Voices from the Field / Edition 6

by Jeffrey A. Kottler, David S. Shepard
     
 


INTRODUCTION TO COUNSELING, Seventh Edition provides students with a comprehensive overview of the counseling profession while encouraging them to examine the day-to-day realities of being a counselor and their motivation for choosing the profession. Coverage includes information on what counseling is, as well as its history, theoretical orientations, applications… See more details below

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INTRODUCTION TO COUNSELING, Seventh Edition provides students with a comprehensive overview of the counseling profession while encouraging them to examine the day-to-day realities of being a counselor and their motivation for choosing the profession. Coverage includes information on what counseling is, as well as its history, theoretical orientations, applications, and professional issues. As students become engaged in the process of learning and applying counseling concepts, they get an unparalleled look at what their professional futures may hold. A new set of videos available on DVD bring many of these topics to life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495092094
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/29/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


PART I. THE PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR. 1. What Counseling Is and How It Works. 2. Foundations of Counselors 3. Settings for Counseling. 4. The Therapeutic Relationship. PART II. COUNSELING APPROACHES. 5. Insight-Oriented Approaches. 6. Action-Oriented Approaches. 7. Integrating Theory and Counseling Skills. 8. Assessment, Testing, and the Diagnostic Process. PART III. COUNSELING APPLICATIONS. 9. Group Counseling. 10. Marital, Family, and Sex Counseling. 11. Career Counseling. 12. Addictions Counseling and Psychopharmacology. 13. Counseling Diverse Clients. PART IV. PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE. 14. Ethical and Legal Issues. 15. Toward Closure: Advice for the Passionately Committed Counseling Student.

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