An Introduction to Helping Skills

Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring

Jane Westergaard
eISBN-13: 9781473988071

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Readers will be introduced to the three core approaches of counselling, coaching and mentoring, and shown how they work across a variety of settings, including therapy, teaching, social work and nursing.

Part 1 takes readers through the theory, approaches and skills needed for helping work, and includes chapters on:

The differences and similarities of counselling, coaching and mentoring
Foundational and advanced skills for effective helping
Supervision and reflective practice
Ethical helping and working with diversity

Part 2 shows how helping skills look in practice, in a variety of different helping professions. 10 specially-written case studies show you the intricacies of different settings and client groups, including work in schools, hospitals, telephone helplines and probation programs.

Sold By SAGE Publications
ISBNs 9781473988071, 9781473925106, 9781473925113, 1473988071
Language English
Number of Pages 208