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Counseling Strategies and Interventions for Professional Helpers, Global Edition eBook, 9th Edition

Sherry Cormier
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Counseling Strategies and Interventions for Professional Helpers, Global Edition eBook, 9th Edition

By Sherry Cormier, Harold L. Hackney
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Author
Sherry Cormier
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Edition
9th
ISBN
9781292112244
Published Date
27/10/2015

Counseling Strategies and Interventions for Professional Helpers is appropriate for upper-level undergraduate and entry-level graduate course students and counselors.  

 

A practical text that provides a look at basic helping skills used in a variety of disciplines and a number of issues common to helping relationships, processes, and interviews.

This pragmatic text describes basic helping skills used in a variety of disciplines, as well as a number of issues common to helping relationships, processes, and interviews. Suitable for both upper-level undergraduate and entry-level graduate students, the text focuses on skill acquisition, and includes a number of clinical cases and application exercises for promoting skill development.

 

The 9th Edition features a brand new expanded section on the basic helping skills (attending, listening, and action), as well as an additional new chapter contributed by Dr. Beth Robinson, Acadia University, on professional development and issues facing new helpers. Additional content new to this edition covers counseling in military settings, communication with LGBTQ clients, communication with immigrant and refugee clients, assessment of key components of client problems, SMART goals, and mindfulness interventions.

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Counseling Strategies and Interventions for Professional Helpers text features and benefits include:   

  • Students see how to apply the concepts and skills in each chapter through a number of helpful pedagogical aids, including:
    • Application exercises and suggestions for role plays bring life to the concepts.
    • Case examples help students visualise how skills are used with diverse clients.
    • Reflective Questions help students develop critical thinking skills about important issues in helping.
  • NEW! Students learn, acquire, and see how to apply basic skills with clients through the text’s expanded coverage of three critical basic skills:
    • NEW! Attending Skills (new Chapter 4).
    • NEW! Listening Skills (new Chapter 5).
    • NEW! Action Skills (new Chapter 6).
  • NEW! Students get practical help for coping with challenges in professional growth and transitions such as ethical challenges, supervision challenges, and professional development in a new Chapter 10, Considerations and Challenges for Beginning Helpers.
  • NEW! Help for dealing with issues facing vets returning from deployment is provided in a new section on counseling in military settings (Ch. 1).
  • NEW! Suggestions for developing more effective communication with clients from other countries— including immigrants and refugees—is presented in Chapter 3.
  • Ideas for developing awareness of sensitive and non-homophobic communication with LGBTQ clients is presented in Chapter 3.
  • Students get tools and strategies for assessing key components of client problems and issues in Chapter 8.
  • A framework to use in developing outcome goals for change with clients is presented in Chapter 8’s coverage of SMART goals in counseling.
  • Students see ways to use mindfulness interventions with clients in Chapter 9.
  • Genograms presented in Chapter 9 give students a visual tool for assessing families and systems.

 

Table of contents
  • Chapter 1 The Helping Professions
  • Chapter 2 The Helping Relationship
  • Chapter 3 Communication Patterns in the Helping Process
  • Chapter 4 Attending Skills
  • Chapter 5 Listening Skills
  • Chapter 6 Action Skills
  • Chapter 7 Managing the Helping Session
  • Chapter 8 Conceptualizing Client Issues and Setting Change Goals
  • Chapter 9 Using Integrative Helping Strategies and Interventions
  • Chapter 10 Considerations and Challenges for Beginning Helpers
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  • Appendix A Websites for the Ethical Codes and Related Standards of Professional Organizations for the Helping Professions
  • Appendix B Counseling Strategies Checklist