Group Work With Adolescents Third Edition

Group Work with Adolescents  Third Edition
Publisher Guilford Publications
Release Date
Category Psychology
Total Pages 438
ISBN 9781462525805
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice. Extensive clinical illustrations show how successful group leaders engage teens in addressing tough issues--including violence, sexuality, prejudice, social isolation, and substance abuse--in a wide range of settings. Normative issues that adolescents face in the multiple contexts of their lives are lucidly explained. Packed with creative ideas and activities, the book helps readers develop their skills as confident, reflective practitioners. New to This Edition *Significantly revised chapters on group work essentials, school-based practice, and trauma. *Additional topics: social media and cyberbullying, expressive and animal-assisted therapies, mindfulness, adolescent brain development, and more. *Updated practice principles, information, and references. *Numerous new practice illustrations.

Group Work with Adolescents  Third Edition
  • Author : Andrew Malekoff
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-11-17

A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice. Extensive clinical illustrations show how successful group leaders engage teens in addressing

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  • Publisher : Guilford Publication
  • Release Date : 1999-04-01

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-25

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  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-02-23

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  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-05-07

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  • Author : Susan E. Carrell
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2010-07-13

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  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14

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  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-10-20

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  • Release Date : 2016-03-10

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-07-10

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