- Author : John Sommers-Flanagan
- Release Date : 29 June 2015
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Genre : Psychology
- Pages : 624
- ISBN 13 : 9781119084235
Clinical Interviewing, with Video Resource Center Book Summary
Clinical Interviewing, Fifth Edition blends a personal and easy-to-read style with a unique emphasis on both the scientific basis and interpersonal aspects of mental health interviewing. It guides clinicians through elementary listening and counseling skills onward to more advanced, complex clinical assessment processes, such as intake interviewing, mental status examination, and suicide assessment. Fully revised, the fifth edition shines a brighter spotlight on the development of a multicultural orientation, the three principles of multicultural competency, collaborative goal-setting, the nature and process of working in crisis situations, and other key topics that will prepare you to enter your field with confidence, competence, and sensitivity.