The Counseling Process: A Multitheoretical Integrative Approach by Elizabeth Reynolds WelfelThe Counseling Process: A Multitheoretical Integrative Approach by Elizabeth Reynolds Welfel

The Counseling Process: A Multitheoretical Integrative Approach

byElizabeth Reynolds Welfel, Lewis E. Patterson

Paperback | July 12, 2004

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Master the basics of the counseling process with THE COUNSELING PROCESS: A MULTITHEORETICAL INTEGRATIVE APPROACH! Concise yet comprehensive, this counseling text provides you with the tools you need to succeed in this course and your career. Case studies, with questions, encourage you to place yourself in the role of the helper and to consider client material as a counselor would. Learning exercises assist in the internalization of learning and in the practicing of specific skills for effective counseling.
Dr. Elizabeth Reynolds Welfel is a Professor Emeritus of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology at Cleveland State University (CSU), where she served full time on the faculty for 26 years. Prior to her tenure at CSU she was a member of the counseling faculty at Boston College. She earned her doctorate from the University of Minn...
Title:The Counseling Process: A Multitheoretical Integrative ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 9.5 × 6.69 × 1 inPublished:July 12, 2004Publisher:Brooks ColeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:053464032X

ISBN - 13:9780534640323


Table of Contents

Part One: FUNDAMENTALS OF THE COUNSELING PROCESS. 1. Some Perspectives on Effective Helping. 2. Understanding Counseling as a Process. 3. Building the Counseling Relationship and Facilitating Initial Disclosure. 4. In-Depth Exploration. 5. Commitment to Action and Termination. 6. Ethics in Counseling.Part Two: COUNSELING STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES.7. Assessment and Diagnosis in Counseling.8. Structuring, Leading, and Questioning Techniques.9. Working with Ambivalent, Indifferent, and Oppositional Clients.10. Major Theories of Counseling.Part Three: ADAPTING THE COUNSELING PROCESS TO SPECIFIC POPULATIONS.11. Working with Clients in Crisis.12. Issues in Human Diversity in Counseling.13. Working with Children and their Parents.14. Working with Older Adults.Appendixes:A. Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, ACA. B. Ethical Principles of Psychologists, APA. C. Listing of Related Codes of Ethics. D. Outline for Writing a Counseling Session Critique.

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