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Loneliness, Stress and Well-Being

A Helper's Guide, 1st Edition

By G A Kupshik, G. A. Kupshik, P. M. Murphy

Routledge

168 pages

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Loneliness can be a terrible experience. Yet, surprisingly counsellors, therapists and professional helpers are rearely taught how to help their clients manage loneliness. Written specially for professional helpers, Loneliness, Stress and Well-Being provides a thorough background to the theories concerning the nature of loneliness and a basic introduction to its management. It describes a simple method of assessing the degree and nature of loneliness and includes invaluable practical strategies for helping clients to manage their social problems.

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`… particular help in addressing the widespread stress and loneliness experienced by social workers themselves.' - British Journal of Social Work

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY010000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling
PSY028000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / General
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health