Introduction: Solidifying and Advancing Group Counseling

Robert K. Conyne

in The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780195394450
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Library of Psychology

Introduction: Solidifying and Advancing Group Counseling

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This introductory chapter provides a general orientation to the handbook. After a description of how each chapter is formatted to promote consistency of approach, each of the ensuing 31 chapters is highlighted, arranged within the handbook’s parts of Context, Key Change Processes, Research, Leadership, Applications, and Conclusion. The remainder of this introductory chapter presents a brief context for understanding group counseling, material that is excerpted from the editor’s chapter in the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Counseling Psychology, edited by Altmaier and Hansen.

Keywords: introduction; group counseling

Article.  9067 words. 

Subjects: Psychology ; Counselling Psychology

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