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Counselling Adolescents: The Proactive Approach for Young People



This is the definitive guide to counselling adolescents. Now in its fourth edition, this bestseller has introduced thousands of trainees and practitioners to the theory, principals, skills and techniques of proactively counselling this client group.

New to the fourth edition:

– A new chapter on the contemporary context of adolescence, exploring the challenges, opportunities and influences facing young people today.

– A new chapter on the use of technology when counselling young people

– Useful links to relevant online resources at the end of each chapter

– Updates to all chapters reflecting more recent understanding, research and literature

– Additional case studies to help trainees apply theory and strategies to practice

A multi-disciplinary book which recognises that a diversity of needs requires a diversity of approaches and skills, it uses case studies and examples to demonstrate this in a variety of settings. It is essential reading for trainees and practitioners in counselling, social work, the allied health professions and education.

Author: Geldard, Kathryn, Author: Geldard, David, Author: Yin Foo, Rebecca

Topic: Sociology
Media: Book
ISBN: 1446276031
Language: English
Pages: 360

Additional information

Weight 1.84 lbs
Dimensions 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.81 in


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