Invitational Counseling: A Self-Concept Approach to Professional Practice / Edition 1

Invitational Counseling: A Self-Concept Approach to Professional Practice / Edition 1

by William Watson Purkey, John J. Schmidt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534339026

ISBN-13: 9780534339029

Pub. Date: 08/28/1995

Publisher: Wadsworth

Founded on the perceptual tradition, self-concept theory, and an emerging view of human development called "invitational theory," this book offers a fresh approach for today's counselors. The authors cover the skills and techniques required of the counselor, and they demonstrate the wyas in which the counselor's beliefs and attitudes about people—including…  See more details below

Overview

Founded on the perceptual tradition, self-concept theory, and an emerging view of human development called "invitational theory," this book offers a fresh approach for today's counselors. The authors cover the skills and techniques required of the counselor, and they demonstrate the wyas in which the counselor's beliefs and attitudes about people—including trust, respect, optimism, and internationality—are paramount in enabling the client to become his/her best self.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534339029
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Pages:
215
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Invitational Counseling. 2. Foundations of Invitational Counseling. 3. Ingredients of Invitational Counseling. 4. Characteristics of Successful Counselors. 5. Dimensions of Invitational Counseling. 6. Development of Proficiency. 7. Integrating Approaches to Counseling. 8. An Expanded Perspective for Professional Counseling. Appendixes.

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