The World of the Counselor Book

The World of the Counselor


  • Author : Ed Neukrug
  • Publisher : Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 648
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000060505545

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Neukrug's comprehensive introductory text gives students an unparalleled look into the practicalities of the counseling profession, providing them with a broad overview of the field including a firm foundation in the skills, theories, and day-to-day realities of the job. Thorough and research based, the book presents the key concepts and material about the counseling profession with great clarity and insight, while keeping readers engaged through the many illustrative case examples and personal narratives. To ensure that students are thoroughly prepared to further their studies and careers, Neukrug has structured around the eight core CACREP curriculum areas, while enhancing his discussion with insightful coverage of salient topics surrounding such important issues as specializations within counseling, finding a counseling job, and future trends in counseling.

Counseling Around the World Book

Counseling Around the World


  • Author : Thomas H. Hohenshil
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-01-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 468
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119026266

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This fascinating book provides a global exchange of information about counseling activities and services; counselor training; and existing professional practices, beliefs, and values. Native counselors and leading experts from 40 countries discuss the opportunities for growth in their countries and the challenges they face. After an introductory section that discusses global diversity themes and issues, chapters focus on key countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, Oceania, and South and Central America. Each chapter covers the history and current state of counseling in the country, theories and techniques that have been shown to work best in meeting the needs of the population, diversity issues specific to the region, counselor education and training, and possibilities for the future of counseling in the country. A comprehensive list of international resources and counseling organizations is also included. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here. *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to permissions@counseling.org.

Counseling Children Through the World of Play Book

Counseling Children Through the World of Play


  • Author : Daniel S. Sweeney PhD
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2001-05-25
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 326
  • ISBN 10 : 9781725204218

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If we are to touch the hearts of hurting children, we must enter their world, the world of play. Play therapy honors children by meeting them in their world. Children say with toys what they have difficulty saying with words. Toys become the play therapist's tools to help unlock the healing process for wounded children. Whether you are a psychologist, a social worker, a family therapist, a pastoral counselor, a group-home worker, or a children's ministry worker, this book will help you build relationships that minister to the souls of hurting children and bring understanding to the confusion of their pain. Through these nurturing relationships, children will be freed to understand and process emotional pain.

Counseling International Students Book

Counseling International Students


  • Author : Nancy Marie Arthur
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 149
  • ISBN 10 : 9781441989192

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This book is a useful resource for designing and delivering culturally responsive counseling services for international students. It introduces readers to contributions made by international students in higher education, and supplies in-depth information about the nature of cross-cultural transitions including initial entry to the host culture as well as the return home. A framework of multicultural counseling competencies is applied, case examples are provided, and the book is filled with practical information for counselors and other mental health professionals.

The Greatest Counselor in the World Book

The Greatest Counselor in the World


  • Author : Lloyd John Ogilvie
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 0892838175

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Dr. Ogilvie shows Christians how the Divine Counselor--the Holy Spirit--can lead them to the truth about themselves, grant them wisdom beyond their years, and fashion them into the likeness of Christ. Their pain may run deep, but the counsel of God runs deeper.

The Inner Life of the Counselor Book

The Inner Life of the Counselor


  • Author : Robert J. Wicks
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-08-14
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118193747

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One of the greatest gifts helping professionals can share with others is a sense of their own peace. However, retaining and renewing a sense of a healthy perspective requires not only self-care strategies, but also an awareness of basic profound, yet simple, wisdom themes. The Inner Life of the Counselor presents classic and contemporary wisdom that examines and explores each of these themes in a way that both professional and non-professional helpers will find revealing and meaningful in understanding their own journey. Informed by the author's over thirty years of experience as a therapist, mentor, and clinical supervisor of professional helpers?as well as by his expertise in resiliency and prevention of secondary stress?The Inner Life of the Counselor thoughtfully looks at those elements that encourage sustained personal growth and professional development, such as self-care, stress management, and mindfulness. Lively, practical, and marked by an elegant sense of simplicity, this nurturing book demonstrates how exploring the inner life can lead counselors to new wisdom and inner peace?not only for themselves but also for those who come to them for relief and insight. It is an invitation to pause, reflect, renew, and navigate one of contemporary society's most challenging yet rewarding professions.

The Counselor and the Law Book

The Counselor and the Law


  • Author : Anne Marie Wheeler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-01-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 354
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119026815

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Each chapter in The Counselor and the Law has been updated to reflect changes in the 2014 ACA Code of Ethics, findings of recent court cases, and new federal and state legislation. Attorney Nancy Wheeler and Burt Bertram, a private practitioner and counselor educator, provide a comprehensive overview of the law as it pertains to counseling practice; an in-depth look at counselors’ legal and ethical responsibilities; and an array of risk management strategies. This edition contains a thoroughly updated chapter on distance counseling, technology, and social media; regulatory updates to the HIPAA and the HITECH Act; and recent case law developments regarding legal risks for counselor educators. The issues surrounding civil malpractice liability, licensure board complaints, confidentiality, duty to warn, suicide and threats of harm to self, professional boundaries, records and documentation, and managing a counseling practice are also addressed in detail. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here. *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to permissions@counseling.org.

Introduction to the Counseling Profession Book

Introduction to the Counseling Profession


  • Author : David Capuzzi
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-06-26
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 474
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134991433

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Designed for students who are taking a preliminary course in the counseling field, Introduction to the Counseling Profession, 7th Edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the history and foundational concepts of counseling, offering the most current and relevant breadth of coverage available from experts in their respective fields. This edition includes topics rarely discussed in introductory texts, such as self-care and self-growth and the use of technology in counseling, as well as a new chapter on crisis counseling. Chapters also reflect updates to the 2016 Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) standards, and a chapter on each CACREP specialization is included. Students will gain insight into the myriad issues that surround not only the process of counseling and its many populations but also the personal dynamics that have an impact on this process. Furthermore, a collection of supplemental resources is available online to benefit both instructors and students. Instructors will find PowerPoint slides and test banks to aid in conducting their courses, and students can access chapter summaries, exercises, and other tools to supplement their review of the material in the text.

Voices from the Field Book

Voices from the Field


  • Author : Michelle Trotter-Mathison
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-01-19
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 293
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135844158

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All professional counselors and therapists can identify a number of turning points in their careers – moments, interactions, or processes – that led to key realizations regarding their practice with clients, work with students, or self-understanding. This book is a collection of such turning points, which the editors term defining moments, contributed by professionals in different stages of their counseling careers. You’ll find personal stories, lessons learned, and unique insights in their narratives that will impact your own development as a practitioner, regardless of whether you are a graduate student or a senior professional.

Basic Counselling Skills Book

Basic Counselling Skills


  • Author : Richard Nelson-Jones
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2015-11-12
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473943988

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This practical bestseller from leading expert Richard Nelson-Jones introduces the essential counselling skills for the helping professions. Now in its fourth edition, it guides you through the key skills for helping work across a range of settings, such as counselling, nursing, social work, youth work, education and many more. It explores 17 key counselling skills, including: -asking questions -monitoring -facilitating problem solving -negotiating homework Each chapter describes a particular skill, illustrates it using clear case examples across a range of settings and then helps you consolidate and practise what you've learned through a set of creative activities. Further chapters cover professional issues including a new chapter on managing crises and chapters on ethical dilemmas, supervision, working with diversity and more.

Mastering the Art of Solution Focused Counseling Book

Mastering the Art of Solution Focused Counseling


  • Author : Jeffrey T. Guterman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-12-08
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 299
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119026433

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The most current trends in solution-focused counseling are explored in the latest edition of this updated and expanded text. Dr. Guterman provides a comprehensive and straightforward discussion of solution-focused theory and describes how the model can be used throughout the therapeutic process. Clinical techniques and detailed case studies illustrate counseling with clients experiencing a range of problems, including depression, substance abuse, grief, morbid jealousy, and trichotillomania. New chapters and sections in this edition address anxiety, eating disorders, migraine headache, psychosis, spiritual and religious problems, self-injurious behavior, and suicide. Additional features include excerpts of dialogue from actual counseling sessions, sample forms and supplementary materials, and troubleshooting tips for getting unstuck in difficult cases. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here. *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to permissions@counseling.org.

Culture  Psychotherapy  and Counseling Book
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Culture Psychotherapy and Counseling


  • Author : Lisa Tsoi Hoshmand
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 275
  • ISBN 10 : 9780761930525

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Culture, Psychotherapy, and Counseling: Critical and Integrative Perspectives takes a comprehensive approach to culture as it relates to psychological practice. By viewing psychotherapy and counseling as science-based cultural enterprises, this book expands the understanding of culture in terms of the politics of identity, symbolic and practice meanings, moral ontology, and global realities. Editor Lisa Tsoi Hoshmand brings together a diverse group of authors to present different accounts and case examples of their work as practitioners to illustrate the integration of the personal with the professional.

The Counselor in a Changing World Book

The Counselor in a Changing World


  • Author : Charles Gilbert Wrenn
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Genre: Counseling
  • Pages : 212
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105033411708

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"This book proposes a blueprint for school counseling and for school counselors that reaches into the next decade or more. It emphasizes the crucial fact that there is only one way we can serve youth in the years ahead and serve them well. We must understand the new social forces that are influencing young people, as well as the rest of us--and we must learn to apply new psychological insights into the nature of the individual. The report has been prepared for all people who work in schools--counselors, teachers, and administrators--and for those parents and interested citizens who wish to see counseling develop realistically. An attempt has been made to write clearly and simply about the need of young people for counseling help in a rapidly changing world"--Introduction. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved).

Scripture and Counseling Book

Scripture and Counseling


  • Author : Bob Kellemen
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 10 : 9780310516842

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What role does Scripture play in counseling? Today, we face a weakening of confidence in the Bible. This is just as true for the pastor offering counsel in his office as it is for the person in the pew talking with a struggling friend. We need to regain our confidence in God's living Word as sufficient to address the real-life issues we face today. Scripture and Counseling will help you understand how the Bible equips us to grow in counseling competence as we use it to tackle the complex issues of life. Divided into two sections, Part One develops a robust biblical view of Scripture’s sufficiency for "life and godliness" leading to increased confidence in God's Word. Part Two teaches how to use Scripture in the counseling process. This section demonstrates how a firm grasp of the sufficiency of Scripture leads to increased competence in the ancient art of personally ministering God's Word to others. Part of the Biblical Counseling Coalition series, Scripture and Counseling brings you the wisdom of twenty ministry leaders who write so you can have confidence that God’s Word is sufficient, necessary, and relevant to equip God’s people to address the complex issues of life in a broken world. It blends theological wisdom with practical expertise and is accessible to pastors, church leaders, counseling practitioners, and students, equipping them to minister the truth and power of God’s word in the context of biblical counseling, soul care, spiritual direction, pastoral care, and small group facilitation.

Encyclopedia of Counseling Book

Encyclopedia of Counseling


  • Author : Frederick T. Leong
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2008-04-25
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 1992
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452265957

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CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 2008 Best Reference, Library Journal "The scope, depth, breadth, currency, arrangement, and authority of this work reflect the thorough, in-depth approach of the entire editorial and publishing team . . . Advancing current thought and models in the field, this work provides an unparalleled attempt to approach this important subject from many perspectives. Moreover, each volume has a list of entries, a reader's guide, and information about the authors and the contributors. The reader's guide incorporates substantive topics, e.g. assessment, testing and research methods, biographies, coping . . . this is an essential addition to graduate and research collections." —Library Journal Professional counseling involves helping clients, individually or in groups, or as couples and families, deal with various career, vocational, educational, and emotional problems. Whether performed by psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or counselors, thousands of professionals throughout the United States, as well as the world, are providing counseling services to fellow human beings to help them address and resolve the various problems of living that exceed their coping resources and social support. The Encyclopedia of Counseling provides a comprehensive overview of the theories, models, techniques, and challenges involved in professional counseling. With approximately 600 entries, this definitive resource covers all of the major theories, approaches, and contemporary issues in counseling. The four volumes of this Encyclopedia are flexibly designed so they can be use together as a set or separately by volume, depending on the need of the user. Key Features · Reviews different types of counselors, their different professional identities, and their different models of graduate education · Examines important historical developments that have shaped the evolution of the counseling profession into its current form · P