An Introduction to Helping Skills

Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring
Author(s): Jane Westergaard
Original Publish Date: Nov 26, 2016
Product Number: EB00808343
Released: Feb 14, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781473988071
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Readers will be introduced to the three core approaches of counselling, coaching and mentoring, and shown how they work across a variety of settings, including therapy, teaching, social work and nursing. Part 1 takes readers through the theory, approaches and skills needed for helping work, and includes chapters on: -The differences and similarities of counselling, coaching and mentoring -Foundational and advanced skills for effective helping -Supervision and reflective practice -Ethical helping and working with diversity Part 2 shows how helping skills look in practice, in a variety of different helping professions. 10 specially-written case studies show you the intricacies of different settings and client groups, including work in schools, hospitals, telephone helplines and probation programs.

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