It is telling that the contributing authors have provided the case that touched them most, not their most successful case. The nineteen contributors provide real-life data about their counseling sessions, their personal feelings, their decision-making process, and even their mistakes. The authors believe that prospective counselors must learn from the experience of practicing counselors.
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. Using a light and inviting tone, Diane R. Diversity and research considerations are integrated into theoretical discussions and practical applications to facilitate a more holistic and nuanced understanding of couple and family therapy.
Case Studies in Child and Adolescent Counseling 3rd EditionPearson #ad - A five-part organization of each case covers: an introduction that discusses the presenting problem and background information about the client; conceptualization of therapeutic goals and strategies; process descriptions of actual client contacts it explains what happened in sessions and how the therapist's relationship with the client changed over time; outcome sections describing the result of the work done between therapist and client; and discussion explanations of what the author/therapist might have done differently.
The cases deal with major problem areas such as sexual abuse, seriously dysfunctional families, dual diagnoses, and addictions. Readers are exposed to a variety of counseling theories and the real, live counselors who use them. This award-winning book presents a realistic picture of therapy's rewards and challenges through sixteen actual cases involving children and adolescents.
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Long considered the standard of excellence—the best introduction and guide to the practice of family therapy available—this accessible resource explores the rich history and contemporary practice of the entire field. The enhanced pearson eText is: Engaging. While exploring the history, and the latest developments, this new edition puts an increased, pragmatic focus on clinical practice, the classic schools, which includes discussions of the author’s observations of actual sessions with leading practitioners, as well as the best case studies of several invited master therapists.
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With warmth, and expertise, wisdom, Jeffrey A. Part ii, “secrets and neglected challenges, ” explores important issues that are often overlooked during training years, the power of storytelling, including the ways our clients become our greatest teachers, and the role of deception in psychotherapy.
And in part iii, sustain passion for the work of helping others, ” kottler focuses on areas in which even the most experienced therapists can continue to hone their talents and maximize their potential, cultivate creativity in clinical work, plan for the future, laying out effective tips to navigate organization politics, write and publish books and articles, “Ongoing Personal and Professional Development, present and lecture to large and small audiences, maintain a private practice, and much more.
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The Therapist's Notebook for Children and AdolescentsRoutledge #ad - Chapters are by leading experts, risë vanfleet, including Eliana Gil, and Volker Thomas, Liana Lowenstein, Howard Rosenthal, and explore strategies for treating children both individually and in a family context. With more than 60% new material, including bullying, suicidal ideation, ADHD, autism, this expanded version delves into the latest research and thinking on family play therapy and addresses many pertinent issues of our time, adolescents and sex, and cultural issues.
. It’s a must-have arsenal for both novice and experienced professionals in family therapy, counseling, nursing, psychiatry, play therapy, psychology, education, and related fields. Instructions for the activities are clearly explained and highlighted with case examples and many illustrations. This ready reference is divided into ten thoughtfully planned sections to make it easy to find the right activity, putting interventions into practice in the classroom, whether you’re looking for creative ideas, handout, or intervention for the problem at hand, running a children’s group, or looking for ways to increase parental and familial involvement.
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. Routledge. Focusing on what works, the authors show how to flexibly draw on multiple theories and techniques to conduct comprehensive assessments, develop collaborative treatment plans, and intervene effectively for frequently encountered clinical concerns. Chapter on working with older adults and their caregivers.
Essential Skills in Family Therapy, Third Edition: From the First Interview to Termination #ad - See also the authors' essential assessment skills for Couple and Family Therapists, which shows how to weave assessment into all phases of therapy, and Clinician's Guide to Research Methods in Family Therapy. Routledge. Mental health skills needed by all therapists are interwoven with state-of-the-art family therapy knowledge.
New assessment resources, including an Appendix on screening instruments. Revised throughout with current research and evidence-based practice recommendations. Extensively rewritten chapter on treatment planning. Many students and beginning clinicians have relied on this engaging, authoritative text--now revised and expanded--to hit the ground running in real-world clinical practice.
Counseling Children & AdolescentsLove Pub Co #ad - The authors present numerous empirically based approaches that are developmentally and culturally appropriate for counseling children. Routledge. The rich experiences of the authors as both practitioners and clinicians, in addition to being counselor educators, bring a wide array of innovations and creative techniques to this new volume.
. Used book in Good Condition. Routledge. This text offers helpful information on the individual and group counseling process and includes a plan for designing a developmental counseling curriculum from primary grades through high school. Chapters on play therapy, rational-emotive behavior therapy, and brief therapy specifically describe how to apply these approaches with children and adolescents.
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Family Therapy TechniquesHarvard University Press #ad - The book thus codifies the method of one of the country’s most successful practitioners. Now he explains in close detail those precise and difficult maneuvers that constitute his art. Harvard University Press. A master of family therapy, Salvador Minuchin, traces for the first time the minute operations of day-to-day practice.
Routledge. Routledge. Dr. Used book in Good Condition. Minuchin has achieved renown for his theoretical breakthroughs and his success at treatment.