Online Counseling gives practical insight into how professionals can translate and extend their practice to the electronic online medium. The volume provides an overview of current research on the use and effectiveness of counseling online and data on the idiosyncrasies of online behavior and communication. The practical aspects of and skill sets required for counseling online are discussed at length, as are technological, ethical, legal and multicultural issues, treatment strategies, and testing and assessment.
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 640 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 18 mm
Edition: 2nd edition
Reviews for the 1st Edition:
"...[the Editors] provide a resource to help practitioners use all the techniques and delivery methods to everyone's advantage. This book is recommended." -E-STREAMS "Overall, this volume is a timely resource for those who are interested in learning how to translate their practice to an online medium..." -THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY "...an excellent resource for any mental health professionals who are considering starting an online counseling practice." -Patricia Roles, www.e-mailtherapy.com