Home Health Sciences Groups: Process and Practice, 9th Edition, Marianne Schneider Corey

Groups Process and Practice, 9th Edition

Learn to blend theory with practice in group work with GROUPS: PROCESS AND PRACTICE, the respected book that so many helpers (and helpers in training) rely on every day. Focusing on the “what is” and the “how to” of group counseling, the authors use up-to-date examples, guidelines, insights, and an enhanced diversity perspective to show you how group leaders can apply the key concepts of the group process to a variety of groups, including work with children, older adults, and in school settings.


1. Introduction to Group Work. 2. The Group Counselor. 3. Ethical and Legal Issues in Group Counseling. 4. Theories and Techniques of Group Counseling. 5. Forming a Group. 6. Initial Stage of a Group. 7. Transition Stage of a Group. 8. The Working Stage. 9. The Final Stage. 10. Groups in School Settings. 11. Groups in Community Settings. –This text refers to the Paperback edition.

About the Author

Marianne Schneider Corey, a licensed marriage and family therapist in California, is a National Certified Counselor and a fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work. She has been actively involved in providing training and supervision workshops in group process for human-services students and professionals. She also facilitates self-exploration groups for graduate students and continues to conduct training workshops in group counseling with her husband, Dr. Gerald Corey, in various countries. In 2001, the two received the Eminent Career Award for distinguished and major contributions to the field of group work by the Association for Specialists in Group Work.

Gerald Corey is Professor Emeritus of Human Services at California State University at Fullerton; a Diplomate in Counseling Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology; a licensed psychologist; a National Certified Counselor; a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (Counseling Psychology); a Fellow of the American Counseling Association; and a Fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work. Dr. Corey taught undergraduate and graduate courses in group counseling, as well as courses in experiential groups, the theory and practice of counseling, and ethics in counseling. He is the author or co-author of 15 counseling textbooks currently in print and numerous journal articles. Along with his wife, Marianne Schneider Corey, Dr. Corey has conducted group counseling training workshops for mental health professionals at many universities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Germany, Belgium, Scotland, England, and Ireland. The two received the Association for Specialists in Group Work’s Eminent Career Award in 2001. Dr. Corey earned his doctorate in counseling from the University of Southern California.

Cindy Corey is a California-licensed psychologist in private practice in San Diego and on the faculty at San Diego State University Community-Based Block Program. She received her doctorate in psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles.

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Product Details :

  • Hardcover: 480 pages
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning; 9 edition (January 1, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1133945465
  • ISBN-13: 978-1133945468
  • Product Dimensions: 0.9 x 7.9 x 9.8 inches

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