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Counseling Toward Solutions By Linda Metcalf

Counseling Toward Solutions by Linda Metcalf

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Shows how to help individual students begin their own change process by noticing when a problem does not occur rather than focusing on the problem or what caused it.

Counseling Toward Solutions Summary

Counseling Toward Solutions: A Practical Solution-focused Program for Working with Students, Teachers and Parents by Linda Metcalf

"Step by step, Counseling Toward Solutions" shows how to help individual students begin their own change process by noticing when a problem does not occur rather than focusing on the problem or what caused it. This approach - called Solution-Focused Brief Therapy - is often used by private counselors and therapists and is now being applied in the schools with great success.

About Linda Metcalf

Linda Metcalf, Ph.D., is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a former teacher and school counselor, and currently a lecturer at the University of Texas at Arlington. She is also the author of Teaching Toward Solutions (1998) and Parenting Toward Solutions (1996), published by The Center for Applied Research in Education. Dr. Metcalf is in private practice in Arlington, where she lives with her husband and three teenage children.

Table of Contents

About This Book.About the Author.Foreword.Chapter 1: Changing Our Thinking to a Solution Focus.Chapter 2: Creating Possibilities Through Language.Chapter 3: Competency-Based Conversations.Chapter 4: The "Exceptional" School Program (Thinking About Students Differently).Chapter 5: Combining Your Resources (Group Counseling).Chapter 6: Turning Impossibilities Into Possibilities: Ideas for Difficult Situations.Chapter 7: Turning Attitudes Into Resources (Ideas for Classroom Guidance).Chapter 8: Behavior Transformations: Disciplining Differently.Chapter 9: A Solution-Focused School Staff: Creating the Atmosphere.Appendix.References.

Additional information

GOR005916782
Counseling Toward Solutions: A Practical Solution-focused Program for Working with Students, Teachers and Parents by Linda Metcalf
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Wiley & Sons Inc
2002-09-11
304
0787966290
9780787966294
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