With this acclaimed casebook, readers follow master teacher Gerald Corey and many of contemporary therapy's most highly respected founders and practitioners--including William Glasser, Arnold Lazarus, and Albert Ellis--as they apply eleven key counseling approaches to the needs of client Ruth. This focus on a single client demonstrates to readers how the various theories work, and also enables them to see exactly how these techniques differ.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction and Overview.
2. Case Approach to Psychoanalytic Therapy.
3. Case Approach to Adlerian Therapy.
4. Case Approach to Existential Therapy.
5. Case Approach to Person Centered Therapy.
6. Case Approach to Gestalt Therapy.
7. Case Approach to Behavior Therapy.
8. Case Approach to Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
9. Case Approach to Reality Therapy.
10. Case Approach to Feminist Therapy.
11. Case Approach to Postmodern Therapy.
12. Case Approach to Family Therapy.
13. Counseling Ruth from Multicultural Perspectives.
14. Integrative Approaches and Developing Your Own Therapeutic Style.
About the Author:
Gerald Corey is Professor Emeritus of Human Services and Counseling at California State University at Fullerton. He received his doctorate in counseling from the University of Southern California. He is a Diplomate in Counseling Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology; a licensed psychologist; and a National Certified Counselor. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (Division 17, Counseling Psychology; and Division 49, Group Psychotherapy); a Fellow of the American Counseling Association; and a Fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work. Both Jerry and Marianne Corey received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Mental Health Counselors Association in 2011, and both also received the Eminent Career Award from ASGW in 2001. Dr. Jerry Corey was given the Outstanding Professor of the Year Award from California State University at Fullerton in 1991. He regularly teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in group counseling and ethics in counseling. He is the author or coauthor of 15 textbooks in counseling currently in print, along with more than 60 journal articles and book chapters.