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Theory and Practice of Group Counseling

Theory and Practice of Group Counseling
Author: Gerald Corey
ISBN 13: 9780534641740
ISBN 10: 0534641741
Edition: 7
Publisher: Brooks Cole
Publication Date: 2007-01-12
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 513
List Price: $206.95

This text outlines the basic elements of group process, deals with ethical and professional issues of group work, and overviews the key concepts and techniques of ten approaches to group counseling. This updated sixth edition emphasizes the practical applications of the theoretical models of group work, and encourages students to develop a synthesis of these approaches. There are two new chapters on stages of group development. Corey is professor emeritus of human services at California State University. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Emphasizing the practical applications of theoretical models on group work for graduate or undergraduate students in the human services, this text covers ethical and professional issues, group leadership, and stages of group development; examines ten theoretical models; illustrates a group in action; and compares and helps integrate these approaches. Includes expanded guidelines, ethics, skills and practice of a multicultural focus in group work. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)