Clinical Interviewing

ISBN-10: 1118270045

ISBN-13: 9781118270042

Edition: 5th 2014

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Description: Becoming an effective interviewer is as much an art as it is a science. Now fully revised and updated, Clinical Interviewing, Fifth Edition reveals both the scientific basis and interpersonal aspects of mental health interviewing. Presenting a clear and instructive picture of how to interview clients in therapy, the new edition of this bestselling text reflects current research and includes important expansion of multicultural content throughout. Graduate students in social work, counseling, and psychology will gain insight into, and practical examples of, useful interviewing techniques for more effective therapy.

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List price: $60.00
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 11/8/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 624
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.728
Language: English

DVD Contents
About the Authors
Becoming a Mental Health Professional
Introduction: Philosophy and Organization
Welcome to the Journey
Theoretical Orientations
Goals and Objectives of This Book
Suggested Readings and Resources
Foundations and Preparations
Defining Clinical Interviewing
The Physical Setting
Professional and Ethical Issues
Suggested Readings and Resources
Listening and Relationship Development
Basic Attending, Listening, and Action Skills
Attending Behavior
Moving Beyond Attending
Nondirective Listening Behaviors
The Pull to Reassurance
Directive Listening Behaviors
Suggested Readings and Resources
Directives: Questions and Action Skills
Section One: Using General and Therapeutic Questions
Section Two: Directive Interviewing Techniques (AKA Directives)
Suggested Readings and Resources
Evidence-Based Relationships
Carl Rogers's Core Conditions
Evidence-Based Psychoanalytic and Interpersonal Relationship Concepts
Additional Theoretical- and Evidence-Based Concepts Related to the Therapeutic Relationship
Concluding Comments
Suggested Readings and Resources
Structuring and Assessment
An Overview of the Interview Process
Structural Models
The Introduction: First Contact
The Opening
The Body
The Closing
Suggested Readings and Resources
Intake Interviewing and Report Writing
What Is an Intake Interview?
Objectives of Intake Interviewing
Factors Affecting Intake Interview Procedures
Brief Intake Interviewing
The Intake Report
Suggested Readings and Resources
The Mental Status Examination
What Is a Mental Status Examination?
The Generic Mental Status Examination
When to Use Mental Status Examinations
Suggested Readings and Resources
Suicide Assessment
Personal Reactions to Suicide
Suicide Statistics
Suicide Risk Factors
Suicide Assessment Interviewing
Suicide Intervention
Professional Issues
Suggested Readings and Resources
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Principles of Psychiatric Diagnosis
Diagnostic Assessment: Methods and Procedures
The Science of Clinical Interviewing: Diagnostic Reliability and Validity
A Balanced Approach to Conducting Diagnostic Clinical Interviews
Treatment Planning
Suggested Readings and Resources
Interviewing Special Populations
Interviewing in a Diverse and Multicultural World
Four Large Worldviews
Other Diverse Client Populations
Cultural Complexities and Identities
Assessment and Culture-Bound Syndromes
Professional Considerations
Suggested Readings and Resources
Challenging Clients and Demanding Situations
Challenging Clients
Demanding Situations: Crisis and Trauma
Suggested Readings and Resources
Interviewing and Working With Young Clients
Considerations in Working With Children
The Introduction
The Opening
The Body of the Interview
The Closing
Suggested Readings and Resources
Principles and Tips for Interviewing Couples and Families
Some Ironies of Interviewing Couples and Families
Interviewing Stages and Tasks
Special Considerations
Suggested Readings and Resources
Interviewing in Online and Other Non-Face-to-Face (Non-FtF) Environments
Technology as an Extension of the Self
Non-FtF Assessment and Intervention Research
Ethical and Practical Issues: Problems and Solutions
Conducting Online or Non-FtF Interviews
Suggested Online Training Resources
Appendix: Extended Mental Status Examination-Interview Protocol
Author Index
Subject Index
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