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Basic counselling skills : a helper's manual

Author: Richard Nelson-Jones
Publisher: Los Angeles, California : Sage, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Presents an introduction for those using counselling skills in the course of their work. This book covers topics such as: starting and structuring the helping process; active listening; offering  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Nelson-Jones
ISBN: 9781412947466 1412947464 9781412947473 1412947472
OCLC Number: 427539073
Description: viii, 193 p
Contents: PART 1 : INTRODUCTION Who Are Counsellors And Helpers? What Are Basic Counselling Skills? Approaches to Counselling and Helping Helpers and Clients as Diverse Persons The Helping Relationship The Helping Process PART 2 : SPECIFIC COUNSELLING SKILLS Understanding the Internal Frame of Reference Showing Attention and Interest Paraphrasing and Reflecting Feelings Starting and Structuring Asking Questions Monitoring Offering Challenges and Feedback Self-Disclosing Managing Resistances and Making Referrals Facilitating Problem Solving Coaching, Demonstrating and Rehearsing Training Clients in Relaxation Improving Clients' Self-Talk Improving Clients' Rules Improving Clients' Perceptions Negotiating Homework Conducting Middle Sessions Terminating Helping PART 3 : FURTHER CONSIDERATIONS Multicultural and Gender Aware Helping Ethical Issues and Dilemmas Getting Support and Being Supervised Becoming More Skilled
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"'An excellent book, focusing on counselling skill, for both helpers and beginner counsellors. Written in an easy-to-read and informative style' - Stephen Palmer, Director, Centre for Stress Read more...

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