Learning To Counsel, 4th Edition

How to develop the skills, insight and knowledge to counsel others

Author: Jan Sutton,William Stewart

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1472138791

Category: Education

Page: 320

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Drawing on their numerous years experience as counsellors, tutors, and writers, Jan Sutton and William Stewart introduce readers to the basic principles that underpin counselling practice. Written in a clear, concise and jargon-free style, and with its wealth of case studies, examples of skills in practice, and practical exercises, this new edition is an ideal text for those embarking on a counselling or psychotherapy course, trainee counsellors, counselling tutors to use in training, professionals working in the area of health care, management and education, and counsellors working in the voluntary sector. It provides insight into various counselling approaches; clarifies the nature of counselling and the role of the counsellor, and assists readers to develop a repertoire of key counselling skills and qualities, such as active listening, genuineness, unconditional positive regard, empathy, goal-setting, etc. The book also addresses the important issues of ongoing supervision to enhance counselling practice, and counsellor self-care to reduce the risk of burnout.
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Learning To Counsel, 3rd Edition

How to develop the skills, insight and knowledge to counsel others

Author: Jan Sutton,William Stewart

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1848034849

Category: Education

Page: 224

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he new edition of this popular and userfriendly book has been thoughtfully revised, updated and expanded. Fresh informationhas been added to keep pace with the rapidly advancing field of counselling and psychotherapy.Learning to Counsel, Third Edition, contains an abundance of illustrative graphics, case studies, examples of skills in practice, practical exercises, and sample letters, forms and checklists designed to stimulate learning. Its predecessor appears onthe recommended reading list of several counselling certificate courses.This new revised edition is an ideal text for those contemplating embarking on a counselling course, trainee counsellors, counselling tutors to use in training, professionals working in the area of health care, management, and education, and counsellors working in the voluntary sector. Contents: Illustrations, table, sample forms and letters; Foreword; Preface; 1. Exploring Counselling; 2. Exploring Essential Counsellor Qualities; 3. Developing Self-Awareness; 4. Helping the Client Feel Safe; 5. Helping the Client Explore the Problem (Part 1); 6. Helping the Client Explore the Problem (Part 2); 7. Helping the Client Understand the Problem; 8. Helping the Client Resolve the Problem; 9. Terminating the Counselling Relationship; 10. Counsellor Self-Care; Appendix 1 Sample Forms and Letters; Appendix 2 Suggested Responses to Exercises; Appendix 3 Important People in the Development of Counselling; Glossary; Useful Websites; Further Reading; Index.
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Learning to Counsel

Develop the Skills, Insight and Knowledge to Counsel Others

Author: Jan Sutton,William Stewart

Publisher: How to Books Limited

ISBN: 9781845283254

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 250

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The new edition of this popular and userfriendly book has been thoughtfully revised, updated and expanded. Fresh informationhas been added to keep pace with the rapidly advancing field of counselling and psychotherapy.Learning to Counsel, Third Edition, contains an abundance of illustrative graphics, case studies, examples of skills in practice, practical exercises, and sample letters, forms and checklists designed to stimulate learning. Its predecessor appears onthe recommended reading list of several counselling certificate courses.This new revised edition is an ideal text for those contemplating embarking on a counselling course, trainee counsellors, counselling tutors to use in training, professionals working in the area of health care, management, and education, and counsellors working in the voluntary sector. REVIEWS: 'A counsellor's pocketbook and a useful companion to students on courses up to counselling skills certificate level.' Counselling and Psychotherapy Journal'I believe this book is a must for every counsellor's library. It illustrates clearly the techniques, process and goals of counselling, and is spiced with interesting and entertaining case studies. Supervisors and teachers will find it useful to guide their students and experienced counsellors will be reminded of the basics in this excellent book.' Dr John Gunzburg, Melbourne, Australia. AUTHOR BIOG: Drawing on their numerous years experience as counsellors, tutors, and writers, Jan Sutton and William Stewart introduce readers to the basic principles that underpin counselling practice; provide insight into various counseling approaches; clarify the nature of counseling and the role of the counsellor, and assist readers to develop a repertoire of key counselling skills and qualities, such as active listening, genuineness, unconditional positive regard, empathy, goal-setting, etc. They also address the important issues of ongoing supervision to enhance counselling practice, and counsellor self-care to reduce the risk of burnout. Jan Sutton is also author of Healing the Hurt Within and William Stewart is author of An A-Z of Counselling Theory and Practice. CONTENTS: Illustrations, table, sample forms and letters Foreword Preface 1. Exploring Counselling 2. Exploring Essential Counsellor Qualities 3. Developing Self-Awareness 4. Helping the Client Feel Safe 5. Helping the Client Explore the Problem (Part 1) 6. Helping the Client Explore the Problem (Part 2) 7. Helping the Client Understand the Problem 8. Helping the Client Resolve the Problem 9. Terminating the Counselling Relationship 10. Counsellor Self-Care Appendix 1 Sample Forms and Letters Appendix 2 Suggested Responses to Exercises Appendix 3 Important People in the Development of Counselling Glossary Useful Websites Further Reading Index.
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Applied Social Sciences

Social Work

Author: Patricia-Luciana Runcan,Georgeta Raţă

Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN: 1443846368

Category: Social Science

Page: 299

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This book, Applied Social Sciences: Social Work, is a collection of essays specific to the field of social work. The approach is both holistic (assessment of social work, burnout, counselling, history of social work, migration, models of excellence in social work, unemployment, workaholism) and atomistic (child attachment, children’s rights, coping strategies and associated work – family conflict, emotional neglect, monoparental families, physical abuse, positive child disciplining, psychological abuse, rehabilitation of delinquent minors, social inclusion of youth, etc). The types of academic readership it will appeal to include: academic teaching staff, doctors, parents, psychologists, researchers, social workers, students, and teachers in the field of social work, who wish to improve personally and professionally. It may also be useful to all those who interact, one way or another, with the human factor.
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Counselling for Alcohol Problems

Author: Richard Velleman

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446209881

Category: Psychology

Page: 208

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Counselling for Alcohol Problems, third edition, is a practical and bestselling guide to working with people who have problems with their use of alcohol. It is the key book recommended by most alcohol counselling courses in the UK, including the Scottish national alcohol counsellors training scheme. The author provides clear guidance for counsellors and demonstrates the need to treat every client as an individual, attempting to understand and therefore enable the client to understand, what they are doing and why. This new edition includes: - New content on the current political, social and counselling context surrounding alcohol use - A wider range of case-studies - New ideas that help students and trainees develop the skills and strategies they need for working with their clients - Further guidance for generic or non-alcohol counsellors who face alcohol problems with their clients. This third edition is an invaluable resource for practitioners, both those specialising in work with alcohol misusers and those who encounter problem drinkers in the context of a more general counselling practice.
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The Psychology of Sports Coaching

Research and Practice

Author: Richard Thelwell,Chris Harwood,Iain Greenlees

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131742347X

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 290

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This is the first book to offer a comprehensive review of current research in the psychology of sports coaching. It provides detailed, critical appraisals of the key psychological concepts behind the practice of sports coaching and engages with contemporary debates in this field. Organised around three main themes, it discusses factors affecting the coaching environment; methods for enhancing coach performance; and how to put theory into practice through coaching work. Written by an international team of researchers and practitioners at the cutting edge of psychology and coaching, each chapter introduces a key concept, defines key terms, provides a comprehensive literature review, and considers implications for future research and applied practice. Encompassing the latest developments in the field, it addresses topics such as: the theory behind effective coaching creating performance environments promoting psychological well-being developing resilience through coaching transformational leadership and the role of the coach. The Psychology of Sports Coaching: Research and Practice is an indispensable resource for sport psychologists and sports coaches, and is essential reading for all students and academics researching sport psychology.
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Real KSAs--knowledge, Skills & Abilities--for Government Jobs

Improve Your Chances of Gaining Federal Employment by Preparing Top-notch KSAs

Author: Anne McKinney

Publisher: PREP Publishing

ISBN: 9781885288349

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 193

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Getting a federal government job can be a difficult experience because of the unusual and often complex paperwork. Many federal jobs require "KSAs," which stands for "Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities." This book shows how to write up KSAs in order to present your qualifications and talents in the most effective manner.
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The Ministry Staff Member

A Contemporary, Practical Handbook to Equip, Encourage, and Empower

Author: Douglas L. Fagerstrom

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 0310855446

Category: Religion

Page: 320

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“When are you going to become a real pastor?”“When are you going to get your own church?”“How long will you be here?”During his thirty-one years serving in churches across the country, Doug Fagerstrom has both known the joys of being a ministry staff member and experienced many misconceptions of the role. In The Ministry Staff Member, he draws on his vast experience to correct false notions and provide a clear, accurate understanding. This comprehensive and practical handbook provides staff members—paid and volunteer, church and parachurch—with invaluable tools for success and helps those around them to better understand and appreciate the importance of what they do. Dozens of sidebar articles and suggested resource lists provide a useful toolbox you’ll want to turn to again and again.
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