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Anti-Oppressive Counseling and Psychotherapy: Action for Personal and Social Change

Anti-Oppressive Counseling and Psychotherapy: Action for Personal and Social Change (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Brown, Jason D.

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In Anti-Oppressive Counseling and Psychotherapy, Jason Brown examines the impact of structural inequality on mental health and provides a framework for an anti-oppressive practice that recognizes privilege and challenges systemic barriers. Incorporating theory, research, and deta... read full description below.

ISBN 9781138087347
Barcode 9781138087347
Published 2 April 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781138087347
ISBN-10 1138087343
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Publication Date 2 April 2019
International Publication Date 22 April 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Brown, Jason D.
Category Social Work
Counselling
Social, Group Or Collective Psychology
Psychiatry
Psychotherapy
Number of Pages 185
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Weight 281g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Counseling, Psychotherapy
NBS Text Social Issues, Services & Welfare
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 158.3
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

In Anti-Oppressive Counseling and Psychotherapy, Jason Brown examines the impact of structural inequality on mental health and provides a framework for an anti-oppressive practice that recognizes privilege and challenges systemic barriers. Incorporating theory, research, and detailed case studies, readers will learn how to implement intervention techniques that take into consideration the diverse social identities of both therapist and client. The text also teaches students and practicing psychotherapists how to use anti-oppressive practices to effect social change within their communities and society at large.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review An excellent book-Anti-Oppressive Counseling and Psychotherapy is a must read for all counselors, psychotherapists, and trainees. This much-needed volume is filled with valuable theory, useful research, and rich case studies. Jason Brown offers effective interventions for the therapeutic practice of liberation, and this book is a superb resource for practitioners' ethical practice in a multicultural and diverse society. I strongly recommend it. Lillian Comas-Diaz, PhD, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Jason D. Brown, PhD, is a professor of counseling psychology at Western University in London, Ontario. He is the coauthor of the first and second editions of Community Development and of Counseling Diversity in Context.

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