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The Handbook of Counseling

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April 2001 | 600 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
`Whether counsellors practice privately or within institutions, they will find valuable information within such sections as specialties of counselling, legal and ethical issues, insurance and malpractice. Each chapter is fully referenced. This is an excellent library resource with complete appendices of American Counseling Associations' - Today's Librarian

`This handbook is a hallmark of collaboration with a consistency of style and quality uncharacteristic of edited works. Highly recommended for academic and professional counselling collections' - Library Journal

A landmark publication, The Handbook of Counseling defines the field of counselling - how it has developed, the current state of the discipline and profession, and where this dynamic field is going. Edited and with chapters contributed by the leaders in counselling education and research (including several former-presidents of the American Counselling Association), this Handbook is comprehensive in its scope. Sections cover the counselling profession, including its emergence and current status; foundation considerations such as the major approaches to counselling; settings and interventions; education and supervision; research strategies; and critical and cutting-edge issues such as responses to social and professional diversity, computer applications, and the state of independent counselling practice. Sponsored by Chi Sigma Iota, the national honour society of counselling, The Handbook of Counseling is a "must-have" resource for all counsellor educators, supervisors, counsellors-in-training, professionals, and libraries.

 
PART ONE: THE PROFESSION OF COUNSELING
Thomas J Sweeney
Counseling
Historical Origins and Philosophical Roots  
Richard W Bradley and Jane A Cox
Counseling
Evolution of the Profession  
Jane E Myers and Thomas J Sweeney
Specialties in Counseling
Brooke B Collison
Professional Associations, Standards and Credentials in Counseling
Barbara Herlihy and Theodore P Remley Jr
Legal and Ethical Challenges in Counseling
Dennis W Engels and Loretta J Bradley
Advocacy for the Counseling Profession
 
PART TWO: FOUNDATIONS OF COUNSELING
Norman A Sprinthall, Sandra DeAngelis Peace and Patricia Anne Davis Kennington
Cognitive Developmental Stage Theories for Counselling
Janice Miner Holden
Cognitive-Behavioral Counseling
Richard J Hazler
Humanistic Theories of Counseling
E H `Mike' Robinson and Karyn Dayle Jones
Existential Counseling
Jon Carlson and Len Sperry
Adlerian Counseling Theory and Practice
Patricia W Stevens
Systems Theories
Sandra A Rigazio-DiGilio
Postmodern Theories of Counseling
Allen E Ivey and Mary Bradford Ivey
Developmental Counseling and Therapy and Multicultural Counseling and Therapy
Metatheory, Contextual Consciousness and Action  
Jane Goodman
Basic Counseling Skills
Patricia Arredondo and Judy Lewis
Counselor Roles for the 21st Century
Thomas H Hohenshil and Hildy Getz
Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning in Counseling
 
PART THREE: SETTING AND INTERVENTIONS
Stanley B Baker and Edwin R Gerler Jr
Counseling in Schools
Mary Fukuyama
Counselling in Colleges and Universities
Samuel T Gladding and Michael Ryan
Community Counseling Settings
Earl J Ginter
Private Practice
The Professional Counselor  
Sandra B Barker
Counseling in Medical Settings
 
PART FOUR: COUNSELOR EDUCATION AND SUPERVISION
Thomas W Hosie and Harriet L Glosoff
Counselor Education
L DiAnne Borders
Counseling Supervision
A Deliberate Educational Process  
Mark S Kiselica and Mary Lou Ramsey
Multicultural Counselor Education
Historical Perspectives and Future Directions  
 
PART FIVE: RESEARCH IN COUNSELING
Edna Mora Syzmanski and Randall M Parker
Epistemological and Methodological Issues in Counseling
Patricia B Elmore and Richard W Bradley
Quantitative Research Methods
Pamela O Paisley and Patricia M Reeves
Qualitative Research in Counseling
Thomas L Sexton
Evidence-Based Counseling Intervention Programs
Practicing `Best Practices'  
Larry C Loesch
Counseling Program Evaluation
Inside and Outside the Box  
 
PART SIX: CRITICAL ISSUES AND EMERGING TOPICS
Michael D'Andrea and Judy Daniels
Facing the Changing Demographic Structure of Our Society
Michael Tlanusta Garrett
Working with Survivors of Trauma and People at Risk
John D Swisher et al
A Model Substance Abuse Prevention Program
Richard Yep and Don C Locke
Changing Demographics of the Profession
Howard B Smith
Professional Identity for Counselors
Courtland C Lee
Defining and Responding to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
Tracy L Robinson and Sherry K Watt
`Where No-One Goes Begging'
Converging Gender, Sexuality and Religious Diversity in Counseling  
Mary Thomas Burke and Judy Miranti
The Spiritual and Religious Dimensions of Counseling
James P Sampson Jr and John W Bloom
The Potential for Success and Failure of Computer Applications in Counseling and Guidance
Edwin L Herr and Spencer G Niles
Character, Personal Responsibility, Emotional Intelligence and Self-Esteem
Preventive Approaches to Counseling  
Jane E Myers, Thomas J Sweeney and J Melvin Witmer
Optimization of Behavior
Promotion of Wellness  
Arlis J Palmo, Michael J Shosh and William J Weikel
The Independent Practice of Mental Health Counseling
Past, Present and Future  
John D Swisher
The Costs, Cost-Effectiveness and Cost-Benefit of School and Community Counseling Services

"Whether counselors practice privately or within institutions, they will find valuable information within such sections as specialties of counseling, legal and ethical issues, insurance and malpractice. Each chapter is fully referenced. This is an excellent library resource with complete appendices of American Counseling Associations."

TODAY'S LIBRARIAN

"This handbook is a hallmark of collaboration with a consistency of style and quality uncharacteristic of edited works. Highly recommended for academic and professional counseling collections."

LIBRARY JOURNAL

". . .provides a theoretical base as well as practical information for students, practitioners, and scholars. . .highly recommended for all academic libraries."

Jitka Hurych
Northern Illinois University Founders Memorial Library

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