Correctional Counseling

Correctional Counseling

By: Robert D. Hanser (author), Alton Braddock (author), Scott M. Mire (author)Paperback

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Written by practitioners in the field, Correctional Counseling offers a strong practitioner orientation, enabling students to become proficient in providing basic correctional counseling services to the offender population. The desire to provide a teaching-and-learning aid that will create practitioners in the field who are competent in offender treatment is the overarching goal of this text. Students are provided basic information on underlying theoretical perspectives among a variety of counseling approaches, and the text addresses the details of the counseling and treatment process itself, explaining exactly how correctional counseling is done in the field.


Chapter 1: The Role of the Correctional Counselor Chapter 2: Legal, Ethical, and Cross-Cultural Issues Chapter 3: Assessment, Classification, & Treatment Planning Chapter 4: Rapport-Building, Person-Centered Techniques, & Goal-Setting Chapter 5: Common Theoretical Counseling Perspectives Chapter 6: Family Systems Therapy and Counseling Chapter 7: Group Therapy Chapter 8: Substance Abuse Counseling & Co-occurring disorders Chapter 9: Youth Counseling and Juvenile Offenders Chapter 10: Anger Management and Domestic Abuse Counseling/Facilitating Chapter 11: Female Offenders and Correctional Counseling Chapter 12: Sex Offenders Chapter 13: HIV/AIDS, Dying/Grief & Mourning, Older Offenders, & Suicide Issues Chapter 14: Evaluation, Effectiveness, Relapse, & Offender Recidivism

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780135129258
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780135129258
  • weight: 640
  • ISBN10: 0135129257

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