The Professional Counselor: A Process Guide to Helping / Edition 5

The Professional Counselor: A Process Guide to Helping / Edition 5

by Harold Hackney, Sherry Cormier, Sherry Cormier
     
 

The new edition of this popular text gives the counseling student and beginning counselor the skills, interventions and strategies needed to develop a conceptual orientation, plan therapy, and assess its effectiveness.

Highlights of the 5th edition:

  • Skill summary tables help the reader identify specific interventions that are

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Overview

The new edition of this popular text gives the counseling student and beginning counselor the skills, interventions and strategies needed to develop a conceptual orientation, plan therapy, and assess its effectiveness.

Highlights of the 5th edition:

  • Skill summary tables help the reader identify specific interventions that are used to work with affective, cognitive, behavioral, and systemic agendas.
  • Chapter 12 has been completely revised to include three important counselor functions: Crisis intervention, Consultation, and Peer Supervision.
    • Introduces strategies for responding to counseling crises in school or community settings. Stages of crisis intervention, established skills and interventions that respond to crisis, and planning for post-crisis support are included.
    • Introduces strategies for planning consultation activities in the school or agency and for ways to organize effective peer supervision activities during and after training. Students are prepared to continue their growth beyond the formal training process.
    • Provides structure for establishing peer supervision relationships for the advanced- or post-graduate counselor, including stages of peer supervision development, skills and interventions appropriate to peer supervision, and client-support.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205410651
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
03/18/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
7.16(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.03(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1The Context for Counseling1
2Stages and Skills of Counseling23
3Building Rapport and Relationship45
4Assessing Client Problems76
5Developing Counseling Goals100
6Defining Strategies and Selecting Interventions122
7Affective Interventions144
8Cognitive Interventions178
9Behavioral Interventions212
10Systemic Interventions258
11Termination and Follow-Up290
12Applying Counseling Skills to Other Counselor Functions309
App. AIntegrative Practice Exercises341
App. BForms and Guides for Use in Counseling Practice351
References367
Index389

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