- Delivery: Can be download Immediately after purchasing
- Version: Only PDF Version.
- Compatible Devices: Can be read on any devices (Kindle, NOOK, Android/IOS devices, Windows, MAC)
- Quality: High Quality. No missing contents. Printable
The book is hands-on guidance regarding interviewing and counseling skills, along with its embrace of different therapeutic modalities, will enable students to learn how to provide care to clients that is tailored to their specific needs. Each chapter includes a highlighted section that draws students attention to topics related to diversity, and strategies for working with clients from a variety of populations. Issues related to race, ethnicity, immigration, and country of origin are highlighted along with age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, language, and physical and cognitive abilities. The use of case examples from multiple theoretical orientations offers a realistic view of what actually occurs in a consulting room. The book also addresses working with clients who have serious emotional or psychological difficulties and covers evidenced-based practice, assessment, and diagnosis, and when and how to terminate treatment. An instructor guide and PowerPoint slides are also included.
- Provides a balanced, integrated theoretical and practical approach to interviewing and counseling with a focus on skills development
- Teaches the fundamental skills of empathy, active listening, treatment planning, and developing a strong therapeutic alliance
- Includes “Spotlight on Culture” sections with case studies to emphasize how diversity informs sensitive and effective psychotherapy
- Provides exercises to help students discover their own blind spots in regard to diversity
- Offers a realistic window into the profession through numerous case examples