KEY CONCEPTS IN COUNSELLING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY: A Critical A-Z Guide to Theory
Vicki Smith, Patrizia Collard, Paula Nicolson and Rowan Bayne
This helpful book offers a concise overview of core concepts within the four dominant approaches to counselling and psychotherapy: psychodynamic, humanistic-existential, cognitive behavioral and integrative. The book aims to assist you in developing your critical thinking and essay writing skills and includes: • Over 140 entries, each between 500 and 1200 words • Critical and engaging discussions of core concepts • Biographical sketches of leading theorists, including: Freud, Jung and Rogers Using the popular alphabetical format, Key Concepts in Counselling and Psychotherapy is an ideal first source for students with an essay on counselling theory to write, a case study to analyse, a belief or assumption to challenge, or a question to explore. It will also appeal to practitioners or academics wanting to refresh their knowledge of theory and research.