Learning the Art of Helping: Building Blocks and Techniques (3rd Edition)
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Mark E. Young
- Publish Date: 2004-08-13
For counseling techniques and for basic skills courses in counseling, social work, and psychology departments. Assuming no prior knowledge of counseling techniques, this highly interactive text takes students, step-by-step through the acquisition of the skills and techniques for effectively helping their future clients. The author's straightforward writing style, clearly-stated instructions, and numerous practice exercises prepare students to use assessment information, plan treatment, and implement helping strategies. Coverage encompasses the full complement of commonly used techniques, from basic building block skills to more advanced therapeutic skills.