Encyclopedia of Counseling, 1st Edition

  • Published By: SAGE
  • ISBN-10: 1412963974
  • ISBN-13: 9781412963978
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1870 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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About

Overview

This ultimate resource is designed for laypeople who are interested in learning about the science and practice of counseling. It is also a useful source for undergraduate and graduate students and professionals from other specialties to learn about counseling in all its forms and manifestations.

The Encyclopedia of Counseling provides a comprehensive overview of the theories, models, techniques and challenges involved in professional counseling. With approximately 600 entries, this definitive resource covers all of the major theories, approaches and contemporary issues in counseling. The four volumes of this Encyclopedia are flexibly designed so they can be use together as a set or separately by volume, depending on the need of the user.

Key Features

  • Reviews different types of counselors, their different professional identities, and their different models of graduate education
  • Examines important historical developments that have shaped the evolution of the counseling profession into its current form
  • Provides a comprehensive compilation of information about established and emerging topics in mental health and personal/emotional counseling
  • Addresses problems in personal/emotional counseling ranging from concerns about normal developmental processes and common life transitions to debilitating problems of great severity
  • Discusses the major social, scientific, and professional forces that have shaped the evolution of cross-cultural counseling and psychotherapy
  • Offers complete information on conventional and up-and-coming areas of interest in career counseling

Reviews

"With the explosive growth in counseling programs in recent years, this resource will find abundant users among both students and the general public. Boasting 600 entries written by the most distinguished scholars in the field, it's made up of four distinct volumes..." --Library Journal, April 15, 2009

— Library Journal

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Editorial Board.
List of Entries.
Reader's Guide.
About the Editors.
Contributors.
Introduction.
1: Accreditation by the American Psychological Association.
2: Accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
3: Adult Development.
4: Adventure Therapy.
5: Aging.
6: Alcoholics Anonymous.
7: Altmaier, Elizabeth M. (1952–).
8: Americans with Disabilities Act.
9: Art Therapy.
10: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
11: Autism/Asperger's Syndrome.
12: Behavioral Observation Methods, Assessment.
13: Behavior Assessment System for Children, Second Edition.
14: Behavior Rating Scales.
15: Bereavement.
16: Bingham, Rosie Phillips (1949–).
17: Bullying.
18: Cancer Management.
19: Caregiver Burden.
20: CareGiving.
21: Child Maltreatment.
22: Children with Chronic Illness.
23: Chronic Illness.
24: Chronic Pain.
25: Cigarette Smoking.
26: Community-Based Action Research.
27: Community-Based Health Promotion.
28: Compulsive Sexual Behavior.
29: Conduct Disorder.
30: Conferences, Counseling Psychology.
31: Conferences in Counseling.
32: Conners' Rating Scales—Revised.
33: Continuing Education.
34: Continuous Performance Tests.
35: Conversion Therapy.
36: Corrections Applications.
37: Counseling, Definition Of.
38: Counseling, History Of.
39: Counseling Psychology, Definition Of.
40: Counseling Psychology, History Of.
41: Counseling the Elderly.
42: Couple and Marital Counseling.
43: Courtois, Christine A. (1949–).
44: Credentialing Individuals.
45: Custody Evaluations.
46: Death and Dying.
47: Delworth, Ursula (1934–2000).
48: Department of Veterans Affairs.
49: Developmental Disorders.
50: Disasters, Impact on Children.
51: Distance Education/Dispersed Learning.
52: Douce, Louise (1948–).
53: E-Counseling.
54: Empirically Based Professional Practice.
55: Ethical Codes.
56: Ethical Decision Making.
57: Ethical Dilemmas.
58: Ethics in Computer-Aided Counseling.
59: Ethics in Research.
60: Eugenics.
61: Exercise and Sport Psychology.
62: Externalizing Problems of Childhood.
63: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.
64: Family Counseling.
65: Feedback in Counseling, Immediate.
66: Feminist Therapy.
67: Feminization of Psychology.
68: Forensic Applications.
69: Fretz, Bruce (1939–).
70: Friedlander, Myrna L. (1947–).
71: Functional Behavioral Assessment.
72: Gambling.
73: Genetic Counseling.
74: Gerontology.
75: Health Belief Model.
76: HIV/AIDS.
77: Homeless Youth.
78: Hospice.
79: Human Subjects Review in an Online World.
80: Hypnosis.
81: Impairment.
82: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
83: Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
84: Internalizing Problems of Childhood.
85: International Developments, Counseling.
86: International Developments, Counseling Psychology.
87: International Test Commission.
88: Ivey, Allen E. (1933–).
89: Kitchner, Karen Strohm (1943–).
90: Learning Disorders.
91: Legal Issues in Parenting.
92: Low-Incidence Disabilities.
93: Mediation.
94: Medication Adherence.
95: Mental Health Issues in the Schools.
96: Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities.
97: Mentoring.
98: Mindfulness.
99: Mixed Methodology Research.
100: Music Therapy.
101: Norcross, John C. (1957–).
102: Occupational Stress.
103: Oppositional Defiant Disorder.
104: Parent–Adolescent Relations.
105: Parenting.
106: Parenting Stress Index.
107: Phrenology.
108: Play Therapy.
109: Postdegree/Prelicensure Supervision.
110: Postdoctoral Training.
111: Predoctoral Internships.
112: Prescription Privileges.
113: Professional Associations, Counseling.
114: Professional Degrees.
115: Qualitative Methodologies.
116: Quantitative Methodologies.
117: Recruitment: History and Recent Trends in Diversity.
118: Retirement, Implications Of.
119: Roehlke, Helen J. (1931–).
120: Rural Practice, Challenges Of.
121: School Counseling.
122: School Psychology.
123: School Refusal Behavior.
124: Scientist–Practitioner Model of Training.
125: Sexual Violence and Coercion.
126: Sleep Disorders.
127: Specialization Designation.
128: Stress-Related Disorders.
129: Sue, Derald Wing (1942–).
130: Suicide Postvention.
131: Supervision.
132: Technology and Treatment.
133: Teenage Parents.
134: Translation and Adaptation of Psychological Tests.
135: Traumatic Brain Injury and Rehabilitation.
136: Treatment Compliance.
137: Tyler, Leona E. (1906–1993).
138: University Counseling Centers.
139: Vasquez, Melba J. T. (1951–).
140: Virtue Ethics.