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Orientation to the Counseling Profession: Advocacy, Ethics, and Essential Professional Foundations / Edition 2

Orientation to the Counseling Profession: Advocacy, Ethics, and Essential Professional Foundations / Edition 2

by Bradley T. Erford


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900132850857
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 03/22/2013
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 592
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Bradley T Erford, Ph.D., LCPC, NCC, is a professor in the school counseling program at Loyola University with primary teaching responsibilities in assessment, research, and lifespan development. He has held numerous professional leadership positions, including past president of the American Counseling Association, and published numerous books, articles and book chapters.

Table of Contents

Section One: Foundations of Professional Counselor Identity

Chapter 1: Becoming a Professional Counselor: Philosophical, Historical, and Future Considerations--Bradley T. Erford and Gerta Bardhoshi

Chapter 2: Professional Counseling Organizations, Licensure, Certification, and Accreditation--Joshua C. Watson, Bradley T. Erford, and Grafton T. Eliason 

Chapter 3: Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling--Lynn E. Linde and Bradley T. Erford  

Section Two: Counseling Processes and Approaches 

Chapter 4: Theories of Counseling--Bradley T. Erford and Ann Vernon 

Chapter 5: The Counseling Process--Donna S. Sheperis 

Chapter 6: Counseling Microskills--Joseph B. Cooper 

Section Three: Client Issues and Advocacy 

Chapter 7: Risk Assessment and Crisis Intervention--Judith Harrington and Charlotte Daughhetee

Chapter 8: Mental Health Counseling Settings and Issues--Catherine Y. Chang, Amy L. McLeod, and Nadine E. Garner 

Chapter 9: School, College, and Career Counseling--Nadine E. Garner, Jason Baker, and Molly E. Jones 

Chapter 10: Human Development throughout the Life span--Bradley T. Erford 

Chapter 11: Multicultural Counseling--Geneva M. Gray 

Chapter 12: Assessment, Case Conceptualization, Diagnosis, and Treatment Planning--Bradley T. Erford 

Chapter 13: Supervision and Consultation--Mark A. Young and Alan Basham 

Chapter 14: Advocating for the Counseling Profession--Amy Milsom 

Chapter 15: Advocacy Counseling: Being an Effective Agent of Change for Clients--Donna M. Gibson 

Section Four: The Effectiveness of Counseling 

Chapter 16: Accountability in Counseling--Bradley T. Erford 

Chapter 17: Outcomes Research in Counseling--Bradley T. Erford 

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