Internship, Practicum, and Field Placement A Guide for the Helping Professions

ISBN-10: 0132238802

ISBN-13: 9780132238809

Edition: 5th 2008 (Handbook (Instructor's))

Authors: Brian N. Baird

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Acknowledging, anticipating, and addressing the everyday questions, anxieties, fears, and concerns of interns, this practical handbook bridges the gap between academic coursework and the knowledge, skills, and emotional challenges that are found in thereal worldof the helping professions.Incorporating the newest version of the APA ethics code, the federal HIPAA regulations, and the applications of technology to treatment and record keeping, this book contains the most recent research and literature pertaining to internship training, ethics and legal issues, supervision, self-care, record keeping, risk management, and more.Professionals and interns involved with internships, practicums, and field placements in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, and related helping disciplines.
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List price: $101.20
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 2/7/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144

Theory into Practice
Meeting with Your Instructor
Finding and Selecting a Placement
Peers and Campus Resources for Locating Internships
Community Resources
Choosing a Placement
Portfolios, Interviews, and Letters
The Rights of Applicants
Internship Agreements
Making the Most of Your Internship
Using This Book
Introduction to Journal Work
Getting Started
First Impressions
Enthusiasm Meets Experience
The Role of the Intern
The Role of the Professional
Meeting Clients
Age and Experience Issues with Clients and Supervisors
Time Limits
Fees for Service
Is Treatment Effective?
Altruism versus Money
Clinical and Ethical Issues Pertaining to Fees
Inoculation: What Not to Learn
Ethical And Legal Issues
Ethical Guidelines of the Helping Professions
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Informed Consent
Exceptions to Confidentiality
Insurance Company Inquiries, Managed Care, and Ethical Practice
Confidentiality with Minors
Dual Relationships
Liability and Insurance
Technology and Ethics
Research Ethics
Internship Classes And Peer Groups
Forming Internship Peer Groups
Models of Peer Group Learning
Elements of Successful Classes and Groups
Video or Audio Recordings of Sessions
Role Plays
Ethics in Classes and Groups
What is Supervision? 66
Hopes and Fears
Clarifying Expectations
Frequency and Timing of Supervision
Content of Supervision
Didactic Supervision
Case Notes and Discussions
Tapes and Role Plays
Live Supervision
Observing the Supervisor in Therapy
Remote Supervision Internet, Telephone, and Other Technologies
Theoretical Orientation
Supervision and Therapy Differences and Similarities
Transference and Countertransference
Suggested Guidelines for Therapy and Supervision
Conflict in Supervision
Planning for Future Supervision
Working With Diversity
Reasons for and Resistance to Diversity Training
Steps toward Working with Differences
Knowing the Diversity within Us
Confronting Our Biases and Acknowledging Our Ignorance
The Historical Context Must Be Acknowledged
The Current Context Must Be Acknowledged
Strengths Must Be Recognized along with Problems
Ethnic Identity Development
Ones Own Prejudices and Biases Must Be Acknowledged
A Model of White Identity Development
Assumptions, Models, and Techniques of Treatment
The Culturally Sensitive Counselor
Culturally Sensitive Intervention Approaches
Additional Resources
Clinical Writing, Treatment Records, And Case Notes
Writing Skills
Writing Can Be Learned
Focusing Reading to Learn Writing
Practice and Feedback
Common Writing Problems
Keys to Good Wri<$$$>
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