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Introduction to Helping Skills : Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring (Paperback) (Jane Westergaard)

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Readers will be introduced to the three core approaches of counselling, coaching and mentoring, and shown how they work across a variety of settings, including therapy, teaching, social work and nursing.

Part 1 takes readers through the theory, approaches and skills needed for helping work, and includes chapters on:

  • The differences and similarities of counselling, coaching and mentoring
  • Foundational and advanced skills for effective helping
  • Supervision and reflective practice
  • Ethical helping and working with diversity

Part 2 shows how helping skills look in practice, in a variety of different helping professions. 10 specially-written case studies show you the intricacies of different settings and client groups, including work in schools, hospitals, telephone helplines and probation programs.

Number of Pages: 199
Genre: Psychology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sage Pubns
Author: Jane Westergaard
Language: English
Street Date: February 4, 2017
TCIN: 52392795
UPC: 9781473925113
Item Number (DPCI): 248-45-2865

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