An Advanced Lifespan Odyssey for Counseling Professionals

Author: Bradley Erford

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128508358X

Category: Education

Page: 576

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AN ADVANCED LIFESPAN ODYSSEY FOR COUNSELING PROFESSIONALS, 1st Edition, aligns precisely with CACREP standards for counselor training programs at the Master’s level. Rigorous yet accessible to students with a variety of educational backgrounds, this practical new text provides comprehensive descriptions of more than 30 major developmental theories and perspectives -- with a focus on developmental issues encountered by counseling professionals along with strategies and techniques to deal with them. Cross-cultural variations and implications are discussed throughout the book, and each chapter presents case studies and current issues that further anchor the material in the real world. Reflections from parents and current practitioners enhance the emphasis on application, giving students ideas for how to integrate theories and other information into real-life practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan

Author: Carole Edelman,Carol Lynn Mandle

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated


Category: Medical

Page: 801

View: 4842


Addresses health promotion across the age spectrum and provides exceptional coverage of growth and development. Includes separate chapters for all population groups - individuals, families and communities - and stresses the unique care issues for each group.

The Human Odyssey

Life-span Development

Author: Paul S. Kaplan

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company


Category: Developmental psychology

Page: 632

View: 6971


Integrating developmental principles into a lifespan perspective, this chronologically organized text presents theory, up-to-date research, issues, and applications. It covers all aspects of human development. This text encourages students to develop critical thinking skills through features examining issues such as day care, health care, and surrogate parenting.