Handbook of Youth Counselling is essential reading for all interested in advancing the mental health agenda amongst Southern African youth. Written by noted mental health professionals, this book aims to equip professional and volunteer counsellors to deal effectively with clients in a multicultural context.
This book includes:
Survey of traditional theory and Afrocentric perspectives on psychopathology
Scrutiny of prevailing health care systems
Discussion of current counselling theory and practical counselling techniques(including group counselling and crisis interventions)
Consideration of cultural and ethical issues related to counselling.