Thomas E. Davis, Ph.D., is Professor of Counselor Education at Ohio University, where he teaches in the areas of school and community counseling. His professional experience also includes lecturing, offering workshops, counseling, and consulting in the areas of school counseling and brief therapy. He is the author of many journal articles and co-authored A Practitioner's Guide to Ethical Decision Making. He has given over 40 presentations at state and national conferences on the subject of professional counseling. Cynthia J. Osborn, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor at Kent State University, where she teaches applied and clinical courses in the Counseling and Human Development Service graduate program. Her practice, teaching, and research include the integration of a solution-focused perspective in the areas of substance abuse counseling and clinical supervision. She has given numerous lectures on the subject of brief and solution-focused counseling and has published a number of articles in professional journals.
Prologue. Introduction to Brief and Solution-Focused School Counseling. Brief and Solution-Focused (Brief) Counseling in the School Setting. From Problems to Solutions: Changing the Mindset. Application to Individual Students and Groups. Working with Children of Challenge and their Parents. The Solution-Focused School. References. Index.