A Counseling Primer
A Counseling Primer presents an introduction to the counseling profession that provides students with a foundation for success. This engaging and accessible text covers the core CACREP Standard of Professional Orientation with a comprehensive overview of the field. It:• Anticipates the questions of beginning students with a series of chapters that ask who counselors (and clients) are, what counseling is, when and where it is practiced, and why counselors choose the profession.• Introduces students to the basics of essential attending and listening skills. • Challenges readers with case vignettes and discussion questions.• Encourages self-reflection and offers skills for observation of others.• Supports student learning with extensive pedagogical features and resources.• Enhances the reading experience with a robust online instructor's manual.This engaging textbook is full of useful features to enhance the learning experience. Each chapter includes ""points to ponder"