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Thousands of readers have become effective and empathic helpers with Barbara Okun's practical introduction to human relations counseling. Logical, easy-to-understand, and applicable, the book's unique framework will help you enhance your self-awareness, increase your understanding of contemporary social forces, and appreciate what happens in effective helping. Plus, Okun's ...more
Paperback, 309 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Wadsworth Publishing Company
(first published January 28th 1982)
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Dec 04, 2015 Spencer rated it really liked it · review of another edition
A pretty darn good introduction to the helping professions, including theoretical overviews, an outline of the steps of helping, information on crisis response, contemporary trends and issues, and an abundance of dialogues and exercises.