Counseling Persons of African Descent: Raising the Bar of by Thomas A. Parham

By Thomas A. Parham

Though very important strides were made within the final 3 many years within the study efforts on African american citizens, there remains to be a scarcity of important new realizing concerning the effect of the African American tradition at the remedy procedure and dynamics. This quantity presents an in-depth research of the counseling literature concerning African American consumers. in particular, the research encompasses a evaluation of different variables (client, counselor, counseling strategy, and overview) that experience obtained the majority of study consciousness. This units the level for the presentation of a counseling version for African American consumers. The authors talk about philosophical premises upon which the version is predicated and recommend particular counseling innovations and interventions on the topic of the version. Case research fabric is built-in in the course of the chapters, concentrating on person and crew approaches.

This quantity is a vital paintings for counseling pros in addition to for college kids in social paintings and counseling programs. 

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