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Subject Headings

Try entering a KEYWORD in the adjacent search window to find books:

adolescent counseing

career development

cognitive therapy

counselor and client

developmental psychology

educational counseling

family counseling 

human development

interpersonal relations

marriage counseling

pastoral counseling 

personnel managment 

school counseling

substance abuse

vocational guidance counseling


Browsing the Stacks

The majority of counseling books are located in these call number ranges:

BF 637 (counseling psychology)

HF 5382 (vocational guidance)

LB 1027.5 (educational counseling)

WM 420 (psychotherapy)


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Print Books to Get You Started

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Introduction to the Counseling Profession - David Capuzzi (Editor); Douglas R. Gross (Editor)
Call Number: BF 636.64 I58 2013
ISBN: 0415660513
Publication Date: 2012
A comprehensive overview of the history and foundational concepts of counseling, offering the most current and relevant breadth of coverage available

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Becoming a Counselor - Samuel T. Gladding
Call Number: BF 637 C6 G525 2009
ISBN: 1556202814
Publication Date: 2008
Topics addressed include personal growth; finding what works and learning from failure; basic skills and counseling processes; creativity in counseling; multicultural and spiritual considerations; the influences of colleagues, friends, and family; working with groups and families; professional development; leadership; and termination. Each section of the book contains Points to Ponder to facilitate classroom discussion and personal reflection.

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When Kids Are Grieving - Donna M. Burns
Call Number: LB 1027.55 B87 2010
ISBN: 1412974909
Publication Date: 2010
This primer helps educators understand and respond appropriately to students' unique expressions of grief, facilitate effective interventions, and determine when to refer a child to a specialist.

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More Than Listening - Ruth Harper; Nona L. Wilson
Call Number: LB 2343 H2775 2010
ISBN: 0931654637
Publication Date: 2010
The book presents a series of case studies based on composites of situations typically handled by student affairs professionals. Each scenario is followed by two theory-based responses: one drawing on student development theories and student affairs practice; and the other grounded in counseling theory and suggesting or modeling practical helping skills.

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Skills in Person-Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy - Janet Tolan
Call Number: WM 420.5 N8 T64 2012
ISBN: 1848600941
Publication Date: 2012
This step-by-step guide takes the reader through the counseling process, providing advice on how to structure and manage therapeutic work in ways which are thoroughly grounded in person-centred principles.

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Advanced Techniques for Counseling and Psychotherapy - Christian Conte
Call Number: WM 420 C635 2009
ISBN: 0826104509
Publication Date: 2009
This book presents advanced techniques, concepts, and models that have proven to be both practical and readily usable for counselors who work with individuals, couples, families, and children. Dr. Conte provides in-depth coverage of a wide array of therapies, including metaphor, creative, projective, and classic.


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