Counseling: a comprehensive profession
This updated fifth edition reflects the 2005 ACA code of ethics and encompasses all that counseling is todayaddressing the history of counseling and the theory behind its practice; exploring the multicultural, ethical, legal environments in which counselors operate; and, examining the variety of skills today's counselors are expected to exhibit. Up-to-date references to contemporary theorists, trends, and challenges in the field ensures readers learn the current best practices and the most recently-adopted theoriesprepares them to practice in today's settings, with the most recent tools and information. Incorporation of multicultural and gender issues throughout the material broadens the scope of the book.Six chapters are dedicated to specific populations with whom counselors work and professional arenas in which they practice. Includes American Counseling Association and NBCC Ethical Guidelines for the practice of internet counseling. Emphasis on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV-TR) categories prepares future counselors for the "nitty-gritty" of diagnosisaddresses the stringent requirements of documentation demanded by third party payers.A key resource for counseling certification.
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Review: Counseling: A Comprehensive Profession (6th Edition)User Review - Goodreads
A good intro to counseling, used as the textbook in my Fundamentals of Counseling course.
Review: Counseling: A Comprehensive Profession (6th Edition)User Review - Ruthie - Goodreads
This book is a good overview of the profession of Counseling in the US. The writing style is decent, but not awesome and it contains a lot of words that seem to be made up by the author, but perhaps they are specific jargon of this field. It is definitely a text book. Read full review
HISTORICAL AND PROFESSIONAL
Personal and Professional Aspects of Counseling
Ethical and Legal Aspects of Counseling
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