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Author Davis, Hilton.

Title Counselling parents of children with chronic illness or disability / Hilton Davis ; medical advisor, Neil Marlow
Published Leicester : British Psychological Society ; [Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.] : [Distributed exclusively in North America by P.H. Brookes Pub.], 1993


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 MELB  618.92 Dav/Cpo  Unavailable C19
Description xi, 132 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Communication and counselling in health care
Communication and counselling in health care.
Contents 1. Setting the Scene. What do I mean by counselling? Help for whom? Who are the helpers? The plan of the book -- 2. Family Adaptation to Disease. Effects of disease and disability. Understanding adaptation: a framework. The crisis of diagnosis. Specific areas of change and problems -- 3. Helping: Aims, Relationship and Process. Aims of helping. The partnership model. The expert model: a contrast. The process of helping -- 4. Initiation and Exploration. Fundamental attitudes. Basic skills. The first meeting -- 5. Helping Parents Change. Breaking bad news. Challenging skills. More general strategies: construct theory -- 6. Problem-Solving. Goal-setting. Planning action. Implementing plans. Evaluation of care. Useful strategies -- 7. Final Issues. Training. Supervision. System issues. Referral. Evaluation
Analysis Families counselling
Families Counselling
Families counselling
Notes Bibliography: p127-129. - Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-129) and index
Subject Caregivers -- Counseling of.
Children with disabilities -- Family relationships.
Children with disabilities -- Psychology.
Children with disabilitiesss -- Psychology
Chronic diseases in children -- Psychological aspects.
Chronically ill children -- Family relationships.
Chronically ill children -- Psychological aspects.
Chronically ill children.
Critically ill children -- Care.
Parent and child.
Parents of children with disabilities -- Counseling of.
Parents -- Counseling of.
Sick children -- Family relations
Sick children -- Family relationships.
Counseling -- methods.
Adaptation, Psychological.
Child, Exceptional.
Parents -- psychology.
Author Marlow, Neil.
British Psychological Society.
LC no. 94177656
ISBN 185433090X (hard.)