Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy
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Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy


  • Author : Gerald Corey
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305855953


Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy Book Description :

Incorporating the thinking, feeling, and behaving dimensions of human experience, the tenth edition of Corey’s best-selling book helps students compare and contrast the therapeutic models expressed in counseling theories. Corey introduces students to the major theories (psychoanalytic, Adlerian, existential, person-centered, Gestalt, reality, behavior, cognitive-behavior, family systems, feminist, postmodern, and integrative approaches) and demonstrates how each theory can be applied to two cases (Stan and Gwen). With his trademark style, he shows students how to apply those theories in practice, and helps them learn to integrate the theories into an individualized counseling style. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Student Manual for Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Student Manual for Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy


  • Author : Gerald Corey
  • Publisher : Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 211
  • ISBN 10 : 0534348246


Student Manual for Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy Book Description :

Ten theories of counselling are presented in this volume, aimed to help students develop a personalised style of counselling. There are chapters on psychoanalytic, Adlerian, existential, person-centred, Gestalt, behaviour and family systems therapy.

Counseling and Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents

Counseling and Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents


  • Author : H. Thompson Prout
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 440
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015045628073


Counseling and Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents Book Description :

Your guide to state-of-the-art theory and practice among all major psychotherapeutic schools of thought Counseling and Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents, Third Edition offers you an opportunity to acquaint yourself with the latest thinking and practice using the seven major approaches to counseling and psychotherapeutic interventions with children and adolescents. Featuring contributions by an all-star team of clinicians from around the world, it is a valuable source of insight and guidance on: Ethical and legal issues involved with treating children and adolescents Counseling children from a multicultural perspective. Psychodynamic, Adlerian, behavioral, rational-emotive, systemic, and reality-therapy approaches to interventions with children Alternative models and techniques. Counseling and psychotherapy with children and adolescents with disabilities

Gestalt Therapy

Gestalt Therapy


  • Author : Ansel L. Woldt
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2005-01-20
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 424
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452262239


Gestalt Therapy Book Description :

Gestalt Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice is an introductory text, written by major Gestalt theorists, that will engage those new to Gestalt therapy. Editors Ansel Woldt and Sarah M. Toman introduce the historical underpinnings and fundamental concepts of Gestalt therapy and illustrate applications of those concepts to therapeutic practice. The book is unique in that it is the first Gestalt text specifically designed for the academic and training institute settings. Gestalt Therapy takes both a conceptual and a practical approach to examining classic and cutting-edge constructs.

Attachment Theory in Practice

Attachment Theory in Practice


  • Author : Susan M. Johnson
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 276
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462538249


Attachment Theory in Practice Book Description :

Drawing on cutting-edge research on adult attachment--and providing an innovative roadmap for clinical practice--Susan M. Johnson argues that psychotherapy is most effective when it focuses on the healing power of emotional connection. The primary developer of emotionally focused therapy (EFT) for couples, Johnson now extends her attachment-based approach to individuals and families. The volume shows how EFT aligns perfectly with attachment theory as it provides proven techniques for treating anxiety, depression, and relationship problems. Each modality (individual, couple, and family therapy) is covered in paired chapters that respectively introduce key concepts and present an in-depth case example. Special features include instructive end-of-chapter exercises and reflection questions.

Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice

Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice


  • Author : John Sommers-Flanagan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-02-10
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118289044


Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice Book Description :

"Student-friendly and comprehensive, Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice, Second Edition provides an in-depth understanding of the origins, development, and key figures of each major theory and strongly emphasizes the application of these theories in real-world practice. Pedagogical features include opening chapter outlines, "Putting It In Practice" boxes, practitioner reflections, ethical highlights, case examples, as well as chapter summaries, chapter glossaries, and recommended readings and resources. The Second Edition includes a new section on treatment planning in each chapter and increased coverage of multicultural issues. A Study Guide for students is also available (978-0-470-90437-4)"--

The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy

The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy


  • Author : Colin Feltham
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012-01-20
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 736
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446258255


The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy Book Description :

Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here 'At about 700 pages and with contributions from more than 100 authors the editors have shown considerable skill, not to mention application, in sculpting a text that is economically delivered and lucid in its writing' - Dave Mearns, Professor Emeritus, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow 'The field of counselling and psychotherapy moves on but The Sage Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy keeps up!' - Professor Sue Wheeler, Director of the Doctoral Programme, Institute of Lifelong Learning, University of Leicester 'This book is the definitive text on the theory and practice of counselling and psychotherapy. The editors are to be commended!' - Professor Robert Bor CPsychol FBPsS CSci UKCP Reg FRAeS, Lead Consultant Clinical, Counselling & Health Psychologist, Royal Free Hospital and Co-Director, Dynamic Change Consultants www.dccclinical.com 'The what's what from the who's who in counselling in psychotherapy' - Professor Del Loewenthal, RCTE, University of Roehampton This long-awaited third edition brings together the fundamentals of counselling and psychotherapy theory, research, skills and practice. It addresses what every successful trainee or practitioner needs to know, do, think, feel, and use in a way that is entirely comprehensive, accessible and jargon-free. Including new material on interpersonal psychotherapy, cognitive analytic therapy, pluralistic therapy and mindfulness, as well as body psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, Asperger Syndrome, ADHD, and low self-esteem, this book continues to be essential reading for trainees or experienced practitioners alike. Colin Feltham is Emeritus Professor of Critical Counselling Studies, Sheffield Hallam University, Fellow of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, BACP Senior Registered Practitioner and former co- editor of the British Journal for Guidance and Counselling. Ian Horton is now retired and was Principal Lecturer in Counselling an

Becoming a Family Counselor

Becoming a Family Counselor


  • Author : Thomas W. Blume
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2006-03-31
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 9780471780731


Becoming a Family Counselor Book Description :

A complete and accessible resource for working with couples andfamilies Becoming a Family Counselor sets a new standard for family therapytexts. Working from a broad historical orientation, it focuses onthe common themes that reappear across various theoreticalapproaches and connects family practice with individual approaches.Crossing boundaries of generation, gender, race, and culture, thisuseful introduction presents current thinking related to today'spractice issues. The text begins with an overview of couple and family counseling,emphasizing the diversity and unity in the field. The developmentof the field is examined, from its roots in the nineteenth centurythrough its identity crisis in the 1980s. Subsequent chapters layout an integrated approach to contemporary family research, theory,and therapy; core chapters focus on understanding the contributionsof behavioral, organizational, narrative, emotional, and spiritualperspectives. The last section of the book offers practicalchapters on conducting family therapy in organizational contextsthat often define the client in individual terms. Readers areencouraged to balance a change orientation with a respect forcontinuity and tradition. Complete with illuminating case studies, self-evaluation exercises,suggestions for independent study, and current ethics codes,Becoming a Family Counselor is a dynamic resource suitable for bothstudents and practicing mental health professionals.

Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy


  • Author : Elsie Jones-Smith
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2014-10-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 824
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483351995


Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy Book Description :

This breakthrough edition of Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy: An Integrative Approach, by Elsie Jones-Smith, sets a new standard in counseling theories books. The Second Edition goes beyond expert coverage of traditional and social constructivist theories with coverage of more contemporary approaches to psychotherapy, including individual chapters on spirituality and psychotherapy, strengths-based therapy, neuroscience and neuropsychotherapy, motivational interviewing, and the expressive arts therapies. In every chapter, the case study of a preadolescent boy demonstrates how each theory can be applied in psychotherapy. Up to date and easy to read, the book engages readers with inner reflection questions that help them apply the theories to the lives of their clients and shows them how to develop their own integrative approach to psychotherapy.

The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy
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The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy


  • Author : Irvin D. Yalom
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-03-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 688
  • ISBN 10 : 9780465012916


The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy Book Description :

The classic work on group psychotherapy Hailed by Jerome Frank as "the best book that exists on the subject," Irvin D. Yalom's The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy has been the standard text in the field for decades. In this completely revised and updated fifth edition, Dr. Yalom and his collaborator Dr. Molyn Leszcz expand the book to include the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their broad clinical wisdom and expertise. New topics include: online therapy, specialized groups, ethnocultural diversity, trauma and managed care. At once scholarly and lively, this is the most up-to-date, incisive, and comprehensive text available on group psychotherapy.