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ISBN-13 9780135043370ISBN-10 0135043379
ISBN-10 0135129257ISBN-13 9780135129258
Author(s): Robert D. Hanser,; Scott M. Mire,; Alton Braddock,
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 408

For courses inCorrectional Counseling, Correctional Treatment, Rehabilitation, and Corrections.

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.