Basic Counselling Skills : A Helper's Manual, Paperback / softback Book

Basic Counselling Skills : A Helper's Manual Paperback / softback



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 explores 17 key counselling skills, including: -asking questions-monitoring-facilitating problem solving-negotiating homework Each chapter describes a particular skill, illustrates it using clear case examples across a range of settings and then helps you consolidate and practise what you've learned through a set of creative activities.

Further chapters cover professional issues including a new chapter on managing crises and chapters on ethical dilemmas, supervision, working with diversity and more.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 216 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
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  • Category: Counselling & advice services
  • ISBN: 9781473912991



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