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The Skilled Helper / Edition 9
     

The Skilled Helper / Edition 9

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by Gerard Egan
 

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ISBN-10: 0495601896

ISBN-13: 9780495601890

Pub. Date: 07/10/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Emphasizing the collaborative nature of the therapist-client relationship, THE SKILLED HELPER is internationally recognized for its successful problem-management and opportunity development approach to effective helping, using a practical, three-stage model. In this new ninth edition, Egan continues to build upon the "positive psychology", solution-focused theme

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Emphasizing the collaborative nature of the therapist-client relationship, THE SKILLED HELPER is internationally recognized for its successful problem-management and opportunity development approach to effective helping, using a practical, three-stage model. In this new ninth edition, Egan continues to build upon the "positive psychology", solution-focused theme by adding insightful new discussions on evidence-based practice, research, and philosophical perspectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495601890
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/10/2009
Series:
HSE 123 Interviewing Techniques Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: LAYING THE GROUNDWORK. 1. Introduction to Helping. 2. The Helping Relationship: Values in Action. 3. Overview of the Helping Model. Part II: STAGE I OF THE HELPING PROCESS AND THE SKILLS OF THERAPEUTIC DIALOGUE. 4. Stage I: The Current Picture: Task 1--Partner with Clients to Help Them Tell Their Stories. 5. The Communication Skills of Therapeutic Dialogue: The Skills of Tuning in & Actively Listening to Clients. 6. Empathic Responding: Working at Mutual Understanding. 7. The Art of Probing and Summarizing. 8. Stage I: Task 2--Facilitate Client Self-Challenge: From New Perspectives to New Behavior. 9. Stage I: Task 3--Partner with Clients in Their Search for Value. Part III: THE UNDERAPPRECIATED DIMENSIONS OF HELPING: HELP CLIENTS CRAFT AND CREATE A BETTER FUTURE. 10. Introduction to Stages II and III: Decisions, Goals, Outcomes, and Impact. 11. Stage II: The Preferred Picture--Help Clients Design a Better Future and Commit Themselves to It. 12. Stage III: The Way Forward--Help Clients Develop Plans to Accomplish Goals. 13. The Action Arrow: Making It All Happen.

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The Skilled Helper 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
PGraber More than 1 year ago
Grammatical errors have not been corrected in the last several editions. Frustrating when reading the book. Many changes since previous edition. VERY redundant.
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