9780131738218

Introduction to Counseling and Guidance

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  • ISBN13:

    9780131738218

  • ISBN10:

    0131738216

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 6/11/2007
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Summary

The seventh edition of Gibson & Mitchell'sIntroduction to Counseling and Guidanceretains its logical progression of topics, while introducing the latest technologies, concepts, and applications in the counselor's repertoire. As they have in previous editions, the authors present practical examples and discussions of all of the major facets of counseling in a wide variety of counselors'work settings.The authors include a thorough treatment of techniques of assessment, including an overview of standardized testing and discussion of subjective approaches to appraisal-observation, self-reporting, and others. And they give the vital topics of program evelopment/management and legal/ethical issues their due, by giving them their own chapters.For professionals in the field of counseling.

Author Biography

Marianne H. Mitchell is Professor of Education, Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Table of Contents

Historical Perspectives
What Do Counselors Do?
Where Counselors Work
Individual Counseling
Group Techniques for Counselors
Multicultural Counseling
Human Assessment for Counseling
Counseling for Career Planning and Decision Making
The Counselor as Developmental and Educational Consultant
Prevention and Wellness
Counseling Program Development and Management
Counseling and Technology
Ethical and Legal Guidelines.
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