Previous Chapter Chapter 15: Counselling and Psychotherapy Next Chapter

By: Gordon Jinks

In: Applied Psychology: Research, Training and Practice

Chapter 15: Counselling and Psychotherapy

  • Citations
  • Add to My List
  • Text Size

Counselling and Psychotherapy
Counselling and psychotherapy
Gordon Jinks
Introduction

Counselling and psychotherapy have developed from separate traditions, but are both concerned with helping clients move in the direction of increasing some or all of a range of attributes such as self-awareness, self-acceptance, autonomy, self-efficacy, choice and empowerment; and both are also concerned with helping clients towards more positive emotional, psychological, social and indeed physical well-being. The primary tool is considered to be the therapeutic relationship, although research indicates that in fact the most important factors in determining therapeutic outcome are what ...

Looks like you do not have access to this content.

Login

Don’t know how to login?

Click here for free trial login.

Back to Top

Copy and paste the following HTML into your website