An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy - Paperback , EnglishThis book provides an authoritative introduction to everything one needs to know to become a professional therapist.
An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy takes readers through the entire therapeutic process by introducing the theory and applying it to real-life practice. Drawing on years of experience as a counselling practitioner and researcher, the author links counselling and psychotherapy theory to the development of appropriate skills, and locates it within the context of contemporary therapeutic practices. This ground-breaking textbook represents a benchmark in understanding and applying the principles and practice of counselling and psychotherapy.
• Chapter Overviews and Section Outlines help readers navigate the book and get the most out of it.
• Discussion Questions and Pause for Reflection sections help readers critically engage with and reflect on what they have learnt.
• Case Studies help readers apply key ideas in practice across settings and modalities.
• Companion website features a wealth of chapter-by-chapter resources for both students and lecturers.