Correctional Counseling | Edition: 1
Author: Robert D. Hanser, Scott M. Mire, Alton Braddock
publisher: Prentice Hall
publisher Date: 01/29/2010
Schools: Unversity of Mississippi
Description: Written by practitioners in the field, Correctional Counseling offers a strong practitioner orientation, enabling students to become proficient in providing basic correctional counseling services to the offender population. The desire to provide a teaching-and-learning aid that will create practitioners in the field who are competent in offender treatment is the overarching goal of this text. Students are provided basic information on underlying theoretical perspectives among a variety of counseling approaches, and the text addresses the details of the counseling and treatment process itself, explaining exactly how correctional counseling is done in the field.