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Practical Counselling Skills: An Integrative Approach [Paperback]

Dr Kathryn Geldard , David Geldard
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14 Oct 2005
Pracitcal Counselling Skills is a comprehensive course text for training new counsellors in basic and more advanced counselling micro-skills which come from a number of therapeutic approaches. The book enables new trainees to learn how to make informed choices about the type of skill to use and how to intergrate these skills within a sequential counselling process. It contains the following:
 
- A wide variety of examples to illustrate each counselling micro-skill
- Practice examples of client statements for use by students, with suggested counsellor responses
- Client statements, without solutions, for use by teachers in helping students to learn particular micro-skills
- An explanation of the therapeutic approaches related to particular micro-skills
- A discussion of the way to combine skills to facilitate change
- A discussion of a range of practical issues including cultural and ethical issues, the counselling environment, keeping records, the need for supervision, and the need for the counsellor to look after themselves

 

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  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (14 Oct 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1403945136
  • ISBN-13: 978-1403945136
  • Product Dimensions: 15.7 x 23.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 136,286 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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KATHRYN AND DAVID GELDARD work together in their private practice as counsellors, and as trainers and supervisors of other counsellors. Kathryn is a child and family therapist and occupational therapist. David is a psychologist. Together they have co-authored the books Counselling Skills in Everyday Life, Working with Children in Groups, Counselling Children, and Counselling Adolescents.

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5.0 out of 5 stars counselling skills 28 July 2009
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I have borrowed this book from my library and was so interested in it I decided to purchase it. It is the best book on counselling I have read so far and is written in simple, easy to read language. I particularly liked the examples given in each chapter to illustrate how a counsellor should respond to the client. It also thought of the counsellor's needs as well as it can be stressful dealing with clients and the use of the counsellor's supervisor. A good read if thinking of going into the counselling profession.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Very good 26 Dec 2013
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Book was sent on time, and as it was a library copy, the description was as it said. The book is very straightforward and covers the basic skills in a way which can be applied by counsellors in training at any stage. A good book to add to the collection.
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Excellent book and was delivered to me in good time, i am on a course and need to read up on the subject and this book was full of all the information i needed.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect 8 Jan 2013
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Excellent book. Needed this for Uni and has all the info needed. Right price and had the item in perfect condition. Would defo buy again. Thank You
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