Basic Counselling Skills

From leading skills expert Richard Nelson-Jones, this third edition remains the most accessible and practical introduction to the basic counselling skills essential for the helping professions.

Basic Counselling Skills

From leading skills expert Richard Nelson-Jones, this third edition remains the most accessible and practical introduction to the basic counselling skills essential for the helping professions. Steeped in vivid case examples, experimental activities and therapeutic dialogue, this book provides a thorough, step-by-step guide to the subject, working through each stage of the helping process. The key skills covered include: - Starting, structuring and summarizing the helping process - Active listening - Offering challenges and feedback - Facilitating problem solving - Improving clients' self-talk, rules and perceptions - Coaching, demonstrating and rehearsing - Managing resistance and changing referrals - Conducting middle sessions and terminating help Accessible, practical and concise, this bestselling book also discusses ethical issues and dilemmas, multicultural and gender aware helping, providing a master class for anyone using counselling skills in the course of their work.

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Basic Counselling Skills
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Richard Nelson-Jones
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-11 - Publisher: SAGE

From leading skills expert Richard Nelson-Jones, this third edition remains the most accessible and practical introduction to the basic counselling skills essential for the helping professions. Steeped in vivid case examples, experimental activities and therapeutic dialogue, this book provides a thorough, step-by-step guide to the subject, working through each stage
Basic Counselling Skills
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Richard Nelson-Jones
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-12 - Publisher: SAGE

This practical bestseller from leading expert Richard Nelson-Jones introduces the essential counselling skills for the helping professions. Now in its fourth edition, it guides you through the key skills for helping work across a range of settings, such as counselling, nursing, social work, youth work, education and many more. It
Introduction to Counselling Skills
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Richard Nelson-Jones
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-18 - Publisher: SAGE

'This book is a superb reference for counselling skills trainers and students. It presents practical key skills that are described and discussed clearly and concisely' - Dr Margaret E Smith, Programme Leader, University of Derby 'This Third Edition interestingly adds two relevant sub-themes to its impressive range of subject matter.
Basic Counselling Skills
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Richard Nelson-Jones
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: SAGE

Basic Counselling Skills is a step-by-step guide for all who use counselling skills as part of their role. Counselling skills are used by professionals and volunteers to help others in a wide range of circumstances and settings - including health care, social work, education and agencies which provide specific advice
A Short Introduction to Counselling
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Sally Aldridge
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-10 - Publisher: SAGE

Are you thinking of embarking on professional counselling training and in need of a clear overview of the therapy profession? Well look no further! This down-to-earth guide will provide you with the ideal ‘way-in’ by explaining what it really means to become a professional counsellor – what is involved in