Introduction to the Counseling Profession / Edition 3

Introduction to the Counseling Profession / Edition 3

by David Capuzzi, Douglas R. Gross, Douglas R. Gross
     
 

This introductory text provides an excellent overview of the history and foundational concepts of counseling, including the importance of the helping relationship, basic skills, requirements for working in specific settings, legal aspects, and working with special populations. This new edition meets the professional orientation standards outlined by the Council for… See more details below

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This introductory text provides an excellent overview of the history and foundational concepts of counseling, including the importance of the helping relationship, basic skills, requirements for working in specific settings, legal aspects, and working with special populations. This new edition meets the professional orientation standards outlined by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and helps students begin preparing for the NCE Exam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205321964
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
09/22/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
524
Product dimensions:
7.25(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Meet the Editors
Meet the Contributors
1The Counseling Profession: A Historical Perspective3
2What Does It Mean to Be Psychologically Healthy?48
3The Helping Relationship64
4Ethical and Legal Considerations in Counseling: What Beginning Counselors Should Know85
5Counseling Theory: A Rationale and a Framework for an Eclectic Approach102
6Individual Counseling: Traditional Approaches123
7Individual Counseling: Brief Approaches141
8Group Counseling166
9Career Counseling: Counseling for Life191
10Counseling Uses of Tests215
11Diagnosis in Counseling235
12Special Approaches to Counseling257
13School Counseling289
14Counseling in Mental Health and Private Practice Settings309
15Counseling Children and Adolescents331
16Counseling the Older Adult348
17Counseling Couples and Families366
18Counseling Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Clients397
19Counseling Ethnic Minority Clients433
20Counseling Clients with Disabilities463
Index496

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