The Skilled Helper: A Problem-Management and Opportunity-Development Approach to Helping
Internationally recognized for its successful problem-management and opportunity development approach to effective helping, THE SKILLED HELPER emphasizes the collaborative nature of the therapist-client relationship and uses a practical, three-stage model that drives client problem-managing and opportunity-developing action. The author effectively guides readers through this proven step-by-step counseling process that teaches them how to become a more confident and competent helper, as well as giving them a feeling for the complexity inherent in any helping relationship. In this new ninth edition, Egan continues to build upon the positive psychology, solution-focused theme by adding insightful new discussions on evidence-based practice, research, and philosophical perspectives.
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Review: The Skilled Helper: A Problem-Management and Opportunity-Development Approach to HelpingUser Review - Alicia Holborn - Goodreads
This was a requirement for my course. I found it to be a dry read and very wordy. Read full review
Review: The Skilled Helper: A Problem-Management and Opportunity-Development Approach to HelpingUser Review - Alison Robinson - Goodreads
Great textbook for beginning counselor practitioners. It offers some helpful frameworks to consider and utilize. Read full review