This book describes counseling techniques from a broad spectrum of theoretical approaches, and gives mental health practitioners multiple therapy options for working with clients.
Preface. Professionalism in Counseling and Psychotherapy. Client-Therapist Relationships: Counseling, Intentions, Interventions, and Therapeutic Factors. Eclectic Techniques for Group Therapy. Classic Gestalt Techniques. Nonverbal and Metaphorical Techniques. Expressive Techniques: Art Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy, Drama Therapy, Music Therapy, Psychodrama, and Writing as Therapy. Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Scheme-Focused Cognitive Therapy and Paradoxical Techniques. Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Reality Therapy, and Transactional Analysis. Classic Behavioral Techniques. Person-Centered Techniques and Psychoeducational Counseling Approaches. Conflict Mediation and Conflict Resolution Techniques. Stress and Stress Reduction Techniques. Trauma, Loss, Grief and Post-Traumatic Stress Debriefing. Psychodynamic Techniques. Eclectic Techniques for Use with Family Systems and Family Development.