Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy

The most comprehensive and thoroughly researched text available on this topic, Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy, Second Edition underscores the notion that group work is improved through increased collaboration between ...

Author: Janice L. DeLucia-Waack

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1483321371

Category: Education

Page: 656

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The most comprehensive and thoroughly researched text available on this topic, Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy, Second Edition underscores the notion that group work is improved through increased collaboration between researchers and practitioners. Edited by renowned leaders in the field, this thoroughly updated and revised Second Edition explores current literature and research and offers suggestions for practice in psycho-educational, counseling, and therapy groups. The Handbook is divided into five main sections: current and historical perspectives, best practices, multicultural and diverse groups, groups in special settings, and an introduction to special topics.

Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy

The Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy is a comprehensive reference guide for group practitioners and researchers alike.

Author: Janice L. DeLucia-Waack

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761924692

Category: Psychology

Page: 663

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The Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy is a comprehensive reference guide for group practitioners and researchers alike. Each chapter reviews the literature and current research as well as offers suggestions for practice in the psycho educational arena, counseling, and therapy groups. The handbook encourages the notion that the field is improved through increased collaboration between researchers and practitioners. Through a review of cutting-edge research and practice, the handbook includes: 48 chapters by renowned experts in group work The history and theory of group work Topics across the lifespan An entire section on multicultural issues A variety of clinical problems and settings Appendices include the Association for Specialists in Group Work Training Standards, Best Practice Standards, and Principles for Diversity-Competent Group Workers The Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy, the most comprehensive reference devoted to this rapidly growing field, is essential for graduate students, academics, researchers, professionals, and librarians serving the group therapy community.

The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling

Comprising 31 topic-based chapters by leading practitioners and researchers, this handbook covers the full spectrum of current and relevant topics in group counseling, including: - definitions and background - history and efficacy - key ...

Author: Robert K. Conyne

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199909334

Category: Psychology

Page: 608

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Group counseling is a dynamic and valuable treatment device used by therapists throughout the psychological disciplines, one that has proven effective in promoting change and growth in a variety of populations and settings. The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling takes an innovative approach to this expansive topic, providing both a comprehensive field manual for practitioners and an authoritative reference work for teachers and researchers. Comprising 31 topic-based chapters by leading practitioners and researchers, this handbook covers the full spectrum of current and relevant topics in group counseling, including: - definitions and background - history and efficacy - key change processes (e.g., therapeutic factors, group cohesion, group climate) - group leader strategies and characteristics - new applications for group counseling strategies, including online groups - group counseling with special populations - the future of group counseling With roots in the most recent and relevant literature, The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling is an ideal text for training programs (counselor education, clinical psychology, social work, or human services) or as a reference for researchers in counseling psychology. Whoever the reader, it a valuable and comprehensive guidebook for both students and practitioners in the growing practice of group counseling.

Handbook of Counseling and Psychotherapy in an International Context

Overall, this text is an invaluable resource for practitioners, researchers, students, and faculty, showing them how to look beyond their own borders and cultures to enhance their counseling practices.

Author: Roy Moodley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 113526273X

Category: Psychology

Page: 464

View: 417

Many factors in the world today, such as globalization and a rise in immigration, are increasing the need for mental health practitioners to acquire the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures. This text will be the most comprehensive volume to address this need to date, exploring the history, philosophy, processes, and trends in counseling and psychotherapy in countries from all regions of the globe. Organized by continent and country, each chapter is written by esteemed scholars drawing on intimate knowledge of their homelands. They explore such topics as their countries’ demographics, counselor education programs, current counseling theories and trends, and significant traditional and indigenous treatment and healing methods. This consistent structure facilitates quick and easy comparisons and contrasts across cultures, offering an enhanced understanding of diversity and multicultural competencies. Overall, this text is an invaluable resource for practitioners, researchers, students, and faculty, showing them how to look beyond their own borders and cultures to enhance their counseling practices.

Handbook of Group Psychotherapy

Intended as the group therapy equivalent to Bergin and Garfield's The Handbook of Psychotherapy and Behavior Change.

Author: Addie Fuhriman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780471555926

Category: Medical

Page: 588

View: 104

Intended as the group therapy equivalent to Bergin and Garfield's The Handbook of Psychotherapy and Behavior Change. Renowned contributors offer a comprehensive survey of all empirical evidence concerned with process and outcome in group therapy. Contains both general considerations and applications to specific disorders and with determinate populations.

Group Counseling and Group Psychotherapy

This new book presents current thinking on the subject of group counseling and group psychotherapy.

Author: George Michael Gazda

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205306305

Category: Psychology

Page: 400

View: 337

This new book presents current thinking on the subject of group counseling and group psychotherapy. This well-known and respected author team have included both group counseling and group therapy theory and application in the same book to accommodate future practitioners who will work in educational and mental health institutions as well as those who will enter private practice. This book provides a unique approach to studying group work by isolating the three basic theoretical models extant and presenting a comprehensive description of the theory followed by a separate chapters on application. The three basic theoretical models of Humanistic/Existential, Cognitive-Behavioral, and Psychodynamic are supplemented by an eclectic Developmental model of the senior author. Two additional chapters are devoted to the most rapidly growing group interventions skills training and self-help/mutual support groups. For anyone interested in group counseling, group therapy, and group work practice in the counseling, psychology or human services fields.

The Handbook of Group Research and Practice

Psychoeducational and counseling groups to prevent and treat eating disorders
and disturbances . In J. L. DeLucia - Waack , D. A. Gerrity , C. R. Kalodner , &
M. T. Riva ( Eds . ) , Handbook of group counseling and psychotherapy ( pp .

Author: Susan A. Wheelan

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761929581

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

View: 244

The Handbook of Group Research and Practice is a unique interdisciplinary resource that integrates what is known about group research and practice across the disciplines and professions. The chapters have been written by world-renowned researchers and practitioners who work with teams and groups in a variety of settings. As a result, this Handbook provides students, academics, and practitioners with the most comprehensive understanding about the latest findings and issues in group research and practice.

A Pragmatic Approach to Group Psychotherapy

Henry & Susan Spitz highlight what is practical in group therapy, making this book a useful tool for both students & practitioners in the field wishing to increase their knowledge & skills.

Author: Henry I. Spitz

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780876308967

Category: Psychology

Page: 167

View: 366

Group treatment is in a state of constant evolution, as are all psychotherapeutic practices. A Pragmatic Approach to Group Psychotherapy confronts this process of change head on, tracing the development of group treatment from its early growth following World War II through the current pressures of managed mental health care into the future. It then takes the next step and pinpoints the advances in group treatment that remain effective and beneficial regardless of what historical events created or influenced them. Henry and Susan Spitz highlight what is practical in group therapy, making this book a useful tool for both students and practitioners in the field wishing to increase their knowledge and skills.

Basics of Group Psychotherapy

Filling a significant gap in the clinical literature, this unusually practical manual addresses the nuts-and-bolts issues involved in conducting group therapy.

Author: Harold S. Bernard

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9780898621174

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

View: 646

Filling a significant gap in the clinical literature, this unusually practical manual addresses the nuts-and-bolts issues involved in conducting group therapy. Featuring contributions from leading experts in the field, the volume covers everything from determining which patients will benefit from a group experience to step-by-step instructions for running group sessions as effectively as possible. A hands-on manual, the volume is also an ideal companion to a basic text on group psychotherapy. Organized in a unique, logical sequence, the chapters begin with an explanation of how to select patients for a particular group intervention and how groups are composed. The different stages of group interaction over time are then covered in detail, as are the changing aspects of the therapist's role during the various stages. Setting forth basic principles of group technique--including the management of resistance, transference, primitive group dynamics, and countertransference--a clear distinction is drawn between the roles of therapists conducting group treatment and therapists working in other treatment modalities.

The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Group Psychotherapy

Bringing together pre-eminent group psychotherapists from different theoretical perspectives and countries, the articles in this volume present their approaches to conducting groups with diverse populations in different settings.

Author: Jeffrey L. Kleinberg

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470666315

Category: Psychology

Page: 804

View: 157

A user–friendly guide of best practice for leading groups in various settings and with different populations, which incorporates the latest developments in today′s mental health marketplace. Features multiple theoretical perspectives and guidelines for running groups for diverse populations, in the US and worldwide Offers modern approaches and practical suggestions in a user–friendly and jargon–free style, with many clinical examples Includes a major component on resiliency and trauma relief work, and explores its impact on clinicians Accompanied by an online resource featuring discussions of psychotherapeutic techniques in practice

Small Groups in Counseling and Therapy

A textbook for educators and therapists who teach group dynamics addressing basic conceptual knowledge about group process, group development, and leadership. This edition includes a new discussion of ethics and multiculturalism.

Author: Barbara W. Posthuma

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 285

View: 436

A textbook for educators and therapists who teach group dynamics addressing basic conceptual knowledge about group process, group development, and leadership. This edition includes a new discussion of ethics and multiculturalism. Appendices offer an outline of a couple of small group program plans.

Intentional Group Counseling

Based on the microskills approach, this text teaches readers basic group skills, and helps them to develop the carefully sequenced tools and self-confidence they will need to lead groups.

Author: Allen E. Ivey

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 293

View: 486

Based on the microskills approach, this text teaches readers basic group skills, and helps them to develop the carefully sequenced tools and self-confidence they will need to lead groups. The microskills approach attempts to provide readers with the skills needed to break down the complex art of group leadership into single, manageable, teachable skills.

Handbook of Counselling

A comprehensive and up-to-the-minute guide for counsellors and those using counselling skills, published in association with the British Association for Counselling. A new revised edition reflects recent growth and changes in the field.

Author: Stephen Palmer

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415139526

Category: Psychology

Page: 599

View: 399

A comprehensive and up-to-the-minute guide for counsellors and those using counselling skills, published in association with the British Association for Counselling. A new revised edition reflects recent growth and changes in the field.

The Handbook of Person Centred Psychotherapy and Counselling

The book is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest trends in theory and practice: • It extends its coverage of professional settings and applications, including brand new chapters on children, older people, arts-based therapies, ...

Author: Mick Cooper

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137329009

Category: Psychology

Page: 544

View: 236

Building on the success of the first edition, this substantially revised and extended new edition is set to remain the most in-depth and wide-ranging book available on person-centred psychotherapy and counselling. The book is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest trends in theory and practice: • It extends its coverage of professional settings and applications, including brand new chapters on children, older people, arts-based therapies, addiction and bereavement. • It engages systematically with urgent contemporary issues, such as evidence-based practice, political and medical discourses, and theoretical integration. • It uses case illustrations, therapist-client dialogues, points of reflection and further resources to bring person-centred therapy to life for the reader, in a user-friendly way. • It includes contributions by an increasingly extensive group of writers, thinkers, teachers and practitioners.

The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy

This is a practical handbook in every sense of the word and essential reading for trainees and practitioners alike' - Professor Robert Bor, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Royal Free Hospital, London `Well organized, fully inclusive and ...

Author: Colin Feltham

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781412902755

Category: Social Science

Page: 593

View: 681

`This all inclusive, comprehensive book may, on first glance, appear to have little that is relevant to emergency nurses. On closer scrutiny it covers many of the emotional problems and crises you will encounter in the emergency department…. [It] is a useful resource and reference book and will be valued by students and practitioners of emergency nursing' - Accident and Emergency Nursing Praise for the First Edition: `An amazingly comprehensive, well-written, balanced and pluralistic handbook that manages to present the rainbow field of psychotherapy and counselling in an accessible and reliable way. This state-of-the-art volume will become absolutely indispensable for anyone involved in this work, whether in training or qualified' - Andrew Samuels, Professor of Analytical Psychology, University of Essex `This remarkable book is more than an elegant presentation of contemporary counselling and psychotherapeutic theory. It is packed full of practical skills and hints - all written by highly experienced practitioners - and presented in an accessible and jargon-free format. No idea is left unturned. This is a practical handbook in every sense of the word and essential reading for trainees and practitioners alike' - Professor Robert Bor, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Royal Free Hospital, London `Well organized, fully inclusive and skilfully edited, it is going to be impossible not to buy this handbook. Basically it has something on everything which people might ask about the counselling and psychotherapy profession' - Dave Mearns, Professor of Counselling, University of Strathclyde `This is an immensely useful source book for therapists to keep near at hand in order to update knowledge and to satisfy curiosity about new ways of working. It will also be extremely helpful for trainees as they strive to gain an over-arching perspective in a rapidly proliferating field' - Professor Helen Cowie, School of Psychology and Counselling, University of Surrey Roehampton The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Second Edition is the most comprehensive text of its kind and an essential resource for trainees and practitioners alike. Comprising succinct and easy-to-access contributions, the Handbook describes not only the traditional skills and theoretical models, but also the most common client concerns brought to therapy and the particular skills required for different practice settings and client groups. Written and edited by those at the very forefront of counselling and psychotherapy, the Handbook has been substantially updated for this, the Second Edition and includes new material on evidence-based practice, psychopharmacology, counselling by email, psychodrama, solution-focused therapy, quality evaluation, and attachment theory. For trainees The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Second Edition provides the ideal companion to each stage of their studies, while for practitioners the Handbook is an indispensable source of professional reference.

The Handbook of Group Play Therapy

Enter a child's world of communication with twenty-five of the country's leading play therapy experts as they guide you through a myriad of group play therapy approaches, issues, and techniques."--BOOK JACKET.

Author: Daniel S. Sweeney

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 410

View: 395

Enter a child's world of communication with twenty-five of the country's leading play therapy experts as they guide you through a myriad of group play therapy approaches, issues, and techniques."--BOOK JACKET.

The Oxford Handbook of Counseling Psychology

Recognized experts in theory, research, and practice review and analyze historical achievements in research and practice from counseling psychology as well as outline exciting agendas for the near-future for the newest domains of ...

Author: Elizabeth M. Altmaier

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0195342313

Category: Medical

Page: 943

View: 513

Recognized experts in theory, research, and practice review and analyze historical achievements in research and practice from counseling psychology as well as outline exciting agendas for the near-future for the newest domains of proficiencies and expertise.

The New Handbook of Psychotherapy and Counseling with Men

In M . P . Andronico ( Ed . ) , Men in groups : Insights , interventions , and
psychoeducational work ( pp . 51 - 68 ) . ... In M . Sher , M . Stevens , G . Good , &
G . A . Eichenfield ( Eds . ) , Handbook of counseling and psychotherapy with
men ( pp .

Author: Glenn E. Good

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 443

View: 561

These papers answer the editors' call for the recognition of men as a special culture and for gender consideration in therapy. The essays discuss theories and techniques for treating men and boys in a wide variety of situations from the job to the jail cell. They also address diversity and the importance of considering cultural influence on men's lives. In this edition, Good (psychology, U. of Missouri-Columbia) and Brooks (psychology and neuroscience, Baylor U.) condensed their two-volume work into a single volume and added material on research undertaken since the original publication in 1987. Annotation : 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).

Online Counseling

The Handbook is intended for those professionals interested in the burgeoning telehealth movement and to those practicing therapists looking for ways to expand their practices online and/or to help round out treatment to specific patients ...

Author: Ron Kraus

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0123785960

Category: Psychology

Page: 290

View: 934

Providers and consumers of mental health services are increasingly making use of the internet to gather information, consult, and participate in psychotherapy. This Handbook gives practical insight into how professionals can translate their practice to an online medium. Divided into four sections, section one provides an overview of how the internet has become an integral part of people's lives, and the research to date on the use and effectiveness of counseling online, as well as idiosyncrasies of online behavior and communication. Section two discusses the "practical" aspects of counseling online, including technological issues, ethical and legal issues, and business issues. Section three focuses on performing psychotherapy online, including online treatment strategies and skills, working with online groups, online testing and assessment, and international and multicultural issues in online counseling. The last section discusses the future of online counseling. The Handbook is intended for those professionals interested in the burgeoning telehealth movement and to those practicing therapists looking for ways to expand their practices online and/or to help round out treatment to specific patients who might benefit from online therapy in addition to traditional delivery. * Foreword by Morgan Sammons and Patrick DeLeon, past president of the American Psychological Association * The first comprehensive textbook designed to give clinicians and mental health students everything they need to understand and start providing mental health services via the Internet * Each chapter includes study questions and key terms, making it ideal for use in graduate or continuing education settings * Includes clear and comprehensive chapters on research and technology related to online counseling * Contributors include past, present, and elected presidents of the International Society for Mental Health Online (ISMHO), the Inernet's leading resource for professionals interested in online counseling and other methods of delivering mental health services via the Internet

Handbook of Group Therapy

Author: Martin Grotjahn

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company

ISBN:

Category: Group psychotherapy

Page: 287

View: 921