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Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy
Author: Gerald Corey
ISBN 13: 9780495102083
ISBN 10: 495102083
Edition: 8th
Publisher: Brooks/Cole
Publication Date: 2008-01-15
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 544
List Price: $232.95

Develop your own counseling style using Corey's bestselling THEORY AND PRACTICE OF COUNSELING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY. You will see the major theories of counseling (psychoanalytic, Adlerian, existential, person-centered, Gestalt, reality, behavior, cognitive-behavior, family systems, feminist and, and postmodern approaches) as they are used in practice through a case study focused on one client, "Stan." The case of "Stan" appears in each chapter so you can see how the theory presented in that chapter informs the


A textbook for a counseling course for graduate or undergraduate students in psychology, counselor education, human services, and mental health. Corey (California State U.-Fullerton) surveys ten major concepts and practices of the contemporary therapeutic systems, and addresses some ethical and professional issues in counseling practice. His goal is to allow students to select wisely from the various theories and techniques to develop a personal style of counseling. The sixth edition updates the material and refines the discussions; no dates are noted for earlier ones. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)