Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305537556

Category: Education

Page: 544

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THEORY AND PRACTICE OF GROUP COUNSELING, 9th Edition, gives students an in-depth overview of the eleven group counseling theories. In addition to illustrating how to put these theories into practice, this best-selling text guides students in developing their own syntheses of various aspects of the theories. With Corey's clear, straightforward writing style, students are able to grasp each theoretical concept and its relationship to group practice with ease. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0840033869

Category: Education

Page: 544

View: 555

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF GROUP COUNSELING, 8e gives students an in-depth overview of the eleven group counseling theories. This best-selling text not only illustrates how to put these theories into practice but also guides students in developing their own syntheses of various aspects of the theories discussed in the book. With Corey’s clear, straightforward writing style, students are able to grasp each theoretical concept and its relationship to group practice with ease. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0534641741

Category: Education

Page: 544

View: 3264

With an accessible, personal, straightforward writing style that is unique to best-selling author Gerald Corey, THEORY AND PRACTICE OF GROUP COUNSELING gives students an in-depth overview of eleven group theories-illustrating throughout how to put these theories into practice. Students learn about group process, applications to the stages of a group, and how to apply group counseling to multicultural, ethical, school, and time-limited contexts. Corey guides students in developing their own syntheses of various aspects of the theories discussed in the book. Enhanced with even more applications, as well as updates throughout, the new edition, in combination with a great selection of new and enhanced student and instructor supplements, clarifies theoretical models for students and helps them use these models successfully in group practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Brooks/Cole

ISBN: 9780534240660

Category: Group counseling

Page: 506

View: 5015

In this best-selling book-with the guidance of world-renowned counseling author, teacher, and practitioner Gerald Corey-you'll gain the knowledge and skills for effective group counseling and leadership. You'll learn key theoretical approaches to group leadership and how to successfully apply each in practice. With Corey's clear, straightforward writing style, you will have no difficulty understanding each theoretical concept and its relationship to group practice. And as you explore different approaches, your growing knowledge will enable you to create a unique approach that works successfully for YOU-integrating techniques from the various approaches you'll study in this book.
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The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy

Author: Irvin D. Yalom,Molyn Leszcz

Publisher: Basic Books

ISBN: 0465012914

Category: Psychology

Page: 688

View: 9399

In this completely revised and updated fifth edition of group psychotherapy's standard text, Dr. Yalom and his collaborator present the most recent developments in the field, drawing on nearly a decade of new research as well as their broad clinical wisdom and expertise. Among the significant new topics: Online therapy Specialized groups Ethnocultural diversity Trauma Managed care Plus hundreds of new references and clinical vignettes
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Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0840028547

Category: Psychology

Page: 552

View: 6475

Incorporating the thinking, feeling, and behaving dimensions of human experience, the ninth edition of Corey's best-selling text offers an easy-to-understand text that helps students compare and contrast the therapeutic models expressed in counseling theories. Corey introduces students to the major theories (psychoanalytic, Adlerian, existential, person-centered, Gestalt, reality, behavior, cognitive-behavior, family systems, feminist, and postmodern approaches) and demonstrates how each theory can be applied to a single case (Stan). With his trademark style, he shows students how to apply those theories in practice, and helps them learn to integrate the theories into an individualized counseling style. This book is the center of a suite of products that includes a revised student manual, Case Approach to Counseling and Psychotherapy (2013), The Art of Integrative Counseling (2013) and media resources like the DVDs titled DVD for Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy: The Case of Stan and Lecturettes, and DVD for Integrative Counseling: The Case of Ruth and Lecturettes, which features the same videos as the Integrative Counseling CD-ROM redesigned for today's classrooms. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Student Manual for Corey's Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305408142

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 6781

Available to complement Corey's textbook, the Student Manual helps students experience group process techniques and gain maximum benefit from the textbook. The Student Manual includes suggested activities for the whole class and for small groups, ideas for supervised training groups, summary charts, self-inventories, study guides, comprehension checks and quizzes, group techniques, and examples of cases with open-ended alternatives for group counseling practice. New to the 9th Edition are mini-interviews with experts for each of the theories, who address these questions: (1) What attracted you to this particular theoretical orientation? How does the theory fit for the person you are? (2) What are some key concepts (and techniques) of this theory that are most applicable to the practice of group counseling? (3) How does this theory have particular relevance for addressing diversity and social justice issues in group work?
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Dynamics and Skills of Group Counseling

Author: Lawrence Shulman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495501956

Category: Education

Page: 688

View: 8712

Drawing from the author's vast experience as teacher, researcher, and practitioner, Lawrence Shulman's DYNAMICS AND SKILLS OF GROUP COUNSELING equips students in the helping professions with a solid introduction to methods for effective group counseling. Guided by theory, empirical research, years of teaching experience, his own group practice, and the wisdom of colleagues, Shulman's text brings concepts to life with vivid cases that include Record of Service reports and dialogue from actual groups. These illustrative examples connect theory to current practice and address the day-to-day realities of leading counseling groups. Extremely practical, the book presents students with a clear format on how to run a group built around four phases of work: the preliminary (preparatory) phase; the beginning (contracting) phase; the middle (work) phase; and the ending and transition phase. Recognizing the broad applications of these methods, the latter part of the text shows how these lessons can be applied to a wide range of settings. Reflecting the latest research and practices, DYNAMICS AND SKILLS OF GROUP COUNSELING delivers an insightful, authoritative, and comprehensive introduction to the field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Interactive group counseling and therapy

Author: William B. Kline

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780130121004

Category: Education

Page: 331

View: 4330

The premise of this book is that group counseling is not individual counseling; and what works for the former likely won't work for the latter. It's a fresh new introduction to the principles, theories and procedures of group counseling and therapy. It's written to show how group work really works, and ensures readers an understanding of how to create and maintain a group environment that actually succeeds in helping its members achieve significant growth and change. It emphasizes unique group processes and a systemic perspective, asserting that the quality of members' interactions is the critical determinant of a group's progress. It addresses all of the essential tasks in planning, conducting, and concluding groups. Other topics include teaching essential membership skills, how to teach group members interaction skills to assist them in personal growth and the process of becoming an effective leader. For professionals in the field of group counseling.
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Groups: Process and Practice

Author: Marianne Schneider Corey,Gerald Corey,Cindy Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 133751571X

Category: Education

Page: 576

View: 8827

Drawing on their extensive clinical experience in working with groups, Marianne, Gerald, and Cindy Corey provide a realistic approach to the blending of theory with practice in group work. Offering up-to-date coverage of both the what is and the how to of group counseling, the tenth edition incorporates the latest research, ethical guidelines, and practices to ensure student success in the classroom and beyond. The authors revised the book with instructors and students in mind, emphasizing personal and interactive learning. New features make an instructor's job easier, providing a range of ways to teach and appealing to a variety of learning styles. Many new activities within the chapters have broad application, both for in-class learning as well as in work settings with diverse clients. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy

Author: Janice L. DeLucia-Waack,Cynthia R. Kalodner,Maria Riva

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1483321371

Category: Education

Page: 656

View: 1670

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.
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Inpatient Group Psychotherapy

Author: Irvin D. Yalom

Publisher: Basic Books

ISBN: N.A

Category: Psychology

Page: 350

View: 4943

In a book for front-line clinicians, Irvin Yalom turns to the inpatient psychiatric setting and offers new ways of conceptualizing the techniques of group therapy for use on acute wards. While some group therapy occurs in all psychiatric hospitals, it is rarely handled systematically and is not properly supported by the psychiatric leadership. Arguing from his own research results and from his years of experience, Yalom makes a strong case for the importance and efficacy of group therapy on all acute wards. "An eminently practical guide to what works".--Marc Hertzman, Dir., George Washington Univ. Medical Center. Notes, Appendix and Index.
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Art-based Group Therapy

Theory and Practice

Author: Bruce L. Moon

Publisher: Charles C Thomas Publisher

ISBN: 0398079617

Category: Psychology

Page: 157

View: 5827

Leading art therapy groups is often a challenge, but as Bruce Moon so eloquently describes in this book, making art in the context of others is an incredibly and almost inexplicably powerful experience. He writes, "Things happen for people in art therapy groups that really are almost magical." The author's approach is to simultaneously explore how this magic occurs while still honoring the mystery and power of interpersonal art making. Through the author's effective use of storytelling, the reader encounters the group art therapy experience, transcending the case vignette and didactic instruction. Through his personal disclosures and vivid descriptions of amalgamated clinical situations, the reader is invited into art therapy sessions and given access to the mind, the heart, and the soul of the therapist. The book helps group leaders answer such questions as: Should I have a directive? How structured should the group be and how open-ended? Do all the group members have to work on the same task or should they work individually? What do I say, when do I say it, and how should I say it? Do I have to use language at all? How is this particular project therapeutic? The author encourages the art therapist to not look outside for validation, but rather to look from within. By placing the art at the center of practice, Art-Based Group Therapy creates an explanatory model and rationale for group practice that is rooted in art therapy theory and identity. The book will be of benefit to students, practitioners, and educators alike. Using it as a guide, art therapy students may be more empowered to enter into the uncertain terrains of their practica grounded in a theory soundly based in their area of study. Practitioners will no doubt be encouraged, validated, and inspired to continue their work. Educators can employ the twelve principles, as they teach the basic theories and applications of group dynamics and processes. Advocates and practitioners must continually explain, evaluate, and communicate what they do; the author succeeds in establishing a framework that allows art therapists to communicate the value of their work in a language that is unique to art therapy.
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Group Counseling and Group Psychotherapy

Theory and Application

Author: George Michael Gazda,Earl J. Ginter,Arthur M. Horne

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205306305

Category: Psychology

Page: 400

View: 8418

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.
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Group Counseling: Strategies and Skills

Author: Ed E. Jacobs,Christine J. Schimmel,Robert L. L. Masson,Riley L. Harvill

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305686209

Category: Education

Page: 496

View: 5249

GROUP COUNSELING: STRATEGIES AND SKILLS, Eighth Edition, provides an in-depth look at group counseling with an emphasis on practical knowledge and techniques for effective group leadership. The authors discuss the many facets of group counseling and provide examples of how each skill can be applied in a wide range of group settings to produce effective and efficient group sessions. The book's active approach focuses on the skills necessary for starting and ending a session, as well as on how to make the middle phase productive and meaningful. Through its integration of traditional theories and concepts of group process with thoughtful strategies and specific skills, this reader-friendly book meets the needs of practicing or future counselors, social workers, psychologists, and others who are leading or preparing to lead groups in a variety of settings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling

Author: Pamela S. Lassiter,John R. Culbreth

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1506317316

Category: Education

Page: 424

View: 2900

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling by Pamela S. Lassiter and John R. Culbreth brings together contemporary theories of addiction and helps readers connect those theories to practice using a common multicultural case study. Theories covered include motivational interviewing, moral theory, developmental theory, cognitive behavioral theories, attachment theory, and sociological theory. Each chapter focuses on a single theory, describing its basic tenets, philosophical underpinnings, key concepts, and strengths and weaknesses. Each chapter also shows how practitioners using the theory would respond to a common case study, giving readers the opportunity to compare how the different theoretical approaches are applied to client situations. A final chapter discusses approaches to relapse prevention.
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Group Work Leadership

An Introduction for Helpers

Author: Robert K. Conyne

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1483320812

Category: Education

Page: 376

View: 7143

Group Work Leadership: An Introduction for Helpers presents an evidence-based approach to the theory and practice of group work. Renowned counselor, psychologist, and group work fellow Dr. Robert K. Conyne advances this unique and evolving service in a three-part, comprehensive overview of the skills necessary for trainees of counseling and other helping professionals to succeed in group settings. Section I covers the breadth and foundations of group work; best practice and ethical considerations; dynamics and processes in group work; and how groups tend to develop over time. Section II explores group work leadership styles, methods, techniques, and strategies, as well as both traditional and innovative group work theories. Section III examines the role of reflection in group practice, as well as selecting effective intervention strategies in various settings.
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Student Manual for Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780534536060

Category: Psychology

Page: 218

View: 8395

Helps readers apply theory to practice through summary charts, open-ended questions and cases, structured exercises, self-inventories, and a variety of activities. The manual also contains a glossary for each of the theories, chapter quizzes for assessing the level of student mastery of basic concepts, and suggestions for working with a single case (Ruth) using each theory.
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