SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy

ISBN-10: 0857023268

ISBN-13: 9780857023261

Edition: 3rd 2012

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This third edition brings together the fundamentals of counselling and psychotherapy theory, research, skills and practice. It addresses what every successful trainee or practitioner needs to know, do, think, feel, and use in a way that is entirely comprehensive, accessible and jargon-free. This book includes " An introduction to counselling and psychotherapy - definitions, philosophy and historical background " An outline of the most significant therapeutic skills, theories, approaches and setting-specific practice issues " The client, what they need from therapy, and the most commonly presented problems " The therapist and the importance of professional development, supervision, ethics and research. Including new material on interpersonal psychotherapy, ACT, pluralism and mindfulness, as well as body psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, learning disabilities, ADHD, and low self-esteem, this book continues to be essential reading for trainees or experienced practitioners alike. Colin Feltham is Emeritus Professor of Critical Counselling Studies, Sheffield Hallam University, Fellow of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, BACP Senior Registered Practitioner and former co- editor of the British Journal for Guidance and Counselling. Ian Horton is now retired and was Principal Lecture in Counselling and Psychotherapy at University of East London, Chair of the UKRC Executive, a BACP accredited counsellor and UKRC registered independent counsellor. He is a fellow of the BACP.
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List price: $40.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 1/20/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

List of Figures
List of Tables
About the Editors and Contributors
Counselling and Psychotherapy in Context
What Are Counselling and Psychotherapy?
Types of Goal
Settings and Opportunities for Employment
Socio-cultural Perspectives
Social Class
Sexual Orientation
Religion and Spirituality
Race, Culture and Ethnicity
Therapeutic Skills and Clinical Practice
The Client-Therapist Relationship
Generic Skills
Specific Strategies and Techniques
Assessment and Case Formulation
Assessing Severe Mental Health Problems
Structuring Work with Clients
Ancillary Skills
Clinical Practice Issues
Professional Issues
Clinical Supervision
Private Practice, Insurance and Advertising
Ethical Codes and Guidance
Responding to Complaints
Client Experiences
Therapy and the Law
Mental Health Law
Fundamentals of Research
Using the CORE System to Support Service Quality Development
Theory and Approaches
Contextual Psychology
Psychological Type Theory
Models of Counselling and Psychotherapy
Approaches to Counselling and Psychotherapy: Introduction
Psychodynamic Approaches
Adlerian Therapy
Analytical Psychology
Attachment-Based Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Lacanian Therapy
Psychoanalytic Therapy
Psychodynamic Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioural Approaches
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Cognitive Therapy
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy
Humanistic-Existential Approaches
Body Psychotherapy
Existential Counselling and Therapy
Gestalt Therapy
Person-Centred Therapy
Psychosynthesis Therapy
Transactional Analysis
Integrative and Eclectic Approaches
Cognitive Analytic Therapy
Emotional Freedom Techniques
Interpersonal Psychotherapy
Multimodal Therapy
Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy
The Skilled Helper Model
Constructivist Approaches
Narrative Therapy
Neuro-Linguistic Programming
Personal Construct Counselling and Psychotherapy
Solution-Focused Therapy
Client Presenting Problems
Conceptualizing Clients' Problems
Specific Problems
Alcohol Problems
Anger Management
Anxiety and Panic
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adults
Counselling Drug-Related Problems
Eating and Exercise Disorders
Low Self-Esteem
Medically Unexplained Symptoms
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Personality Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
The Psychoses
Relationship and Sex Problems
Sexual Abuse in Childhood
Working with Suicide and Self-Harm in Counselling and Psychotherapy
Working with Survivors of Rape and Domestic Violence
Specialisms and Modalities
Counselling People Labelled with Asperger Syndrome
Brief/Time-Limited Therapy
Counselling Children
Couple Counselling
Electronically Delivered Therapics
Wider Uses of Technologies in Therapy
Family and Systemic Therapy
Feminist Psychotherapy
Gender and Sexual Minority Therapy
Group Counselling and Therapy
Hyponotherapeutic Skills
Counselling Older People
Counselling in Primary Care
Clinical Applications of Working with Race, Culture and Ethnicity
Managing Stress
Counselling and Psychotherapy with Students
Telephone Counselling
Workplace Counselling
Counselling Young People
Postscript: Summary and Future Forecasting
List of Abbreviations
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