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Author Corcoran, Jacqueline.

Title Building strengths and skills : a collaborative approach to working with clients / Jacqueline Corcoran
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 402 pages) : illustrations
Contents Solution-focused therapy -- Motivational interviewing -- Cognitive-behavioral therapy and intervention / Jacqueline Corcoran and Joseph Walsh -- Integration of models -- Phases of the strengths-and-skills-based model -- The helping process of the strengths- and skills-based model -- Learning the model : applications to a hospital setting -- Treatment of adolescents with disruptive behavior disorders / Jacqueline Corcoran and David W. Springer -- Depression / Jacqueline Corcoran and Jane Hanvey Phillips -- Substance abuse / Holly Matto -- The integration of solution-focused and behavioral marital therapies: application to an elderly couple with anxiety / Carrie Becker, Jacqueline Corcoran, and Kristin A. Garell -- The strengths-and-skills-building model: application to women in violent relationships / Jacqueline Corcoran and Holly Bell -- Enhancing motivation, strengths, and skills of parents in the child welfare system / Melinda Hohman, Christine Kleinpeter, and Hilda Loughran -- Working with physical abuse and neglect / Jacqueline Corcoran, Audrey Jones, and Christine Ankerstjerne -- Working with nonoffending parents of sexual abuse victims / Jacqueline Corcoran [and others] -- Measures for assessment and accountability in practice with families from a strengths perspective/ Theresa J. Early and W. Sean Newsome
Summary Corcoran (social work, Virginia Commonwealth U.) provides social service and mental health professionals with practice models for helping clients identify resources to help themselves as well as areas where their skills can be increased
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cognitive therapy.
Counselor and client.
Mental health services.
Social service.
Solution-focused therapy.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195154304
0198035128 (electronic bk.)
1423762894 (electronic bk.)
9780198035121 (electronic bk.)
9781423762898 (electronic bk.)