`The text is clear and easy to follow with vivid sessional excerpts that illustrate the theoretical dialogue' - International Review of Psychiatry `The publication proves to contain much instructive and practice-oriented material' - Nursing Standard Stress Counselling is a comprehensive study of the theory and practice of the Rational Emotive Behaviour approach applied to stress counselling and psychotherapy. Albert Ellis pioneered Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT), which has since been adopted internationally. This approach enables the clients to embark on a course of effective counselling which has a clear beginning and end. This book discusses techniques and solutions to common problems and also provides guidance on conducting group work. Its comprehensive coverage includes additional material on techniques such as skills training, relaxation methods, hypnosis and biofeedback.
Chapter 4: The Middle Stage of Stress Counselling
The Middle Stage of Stress Counselling
There is no hard-and-fast dividing line separating the beginning stage of counselling from the middle stage. But after a few sessions of following the procedure just described, you are probably ready to move on. In the middle stage you will follow through on the client's target problem, engage the client in ...