The Resource Counseling Clients near the End of Life : A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals

Counseling Clients near the End of Life : A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals

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Counseling Clients near the End of Life : A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals
Title
Counseling Clients near the End of Life
Title remainder
A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals
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Language
eng
Summary
  • This highly accessible guide to counseling people who are terminally ill and their families fills a critical need in the counseling literature. Written for front-line mental health professionals and counseling graduate students, the text integrates research with practical guidance. It is replete with the experiences of contributing authors who are leaders in counseling terminally ill individuals , real-life case examples, clinical pearls of wisdom, and tables of practice pointers that provide quick access to valuable knowledge.The text offers information that is requisite for all counselors who provide services to persons who are terminally ill and their families. It addresses common issues that influence different types of counseling approaches, such as how the age, ethnicity, or religion of a client affects counselor conceptualizations and actions. The book discusses how to manage symptoms of depression, anxiety, and cognitive impairment near the end of life. It explains how advance directives can be used to assist dying individuals and their loved ones. The counseling needs of family members before and after death are addressed as well as counseling loved ones experiencing complicated grief. The text also examines the particular concerns of counselors regarding self-care and the benefits of working as part of a professional team. Woven throughout are important considerations such as cultural diversity, ethical challenges, laws, and regulations; and advocacy at client and social policy levels. Readers will also benefit from the inclusion of additional references for more in-depth study.Key Features: Integrates research with practical and accessible information Provides clinical "pearls" that can be put to use immediately Provides a reader-friendly format that includes real-life case studies and tables with important pointers Describes the
  • counseling experiences of leading practitioners that include examples of successful and unsuccessful interventions Based on a comprehensive framework developed by a Working Group of the American Psychological Association
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MiAaPQ
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Werth, James
LC call number
BF789.D4 -- C68 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Terminal care
  • Terminally ill -- Counseling of
Label
Counseling Clients near the End of Life : A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1094213
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- I. End-of-Life Service Provision -- 1. Ethical Challenges When Counseling Clients Nearing the End of Life -- Hospital-Based Palliative Care -- Outpatient End-of-Life Counseling -- Conclusion -- 2. Diversity Considerations With Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Older Adults -- Racial, Ethnic, and Cultural Diversity -- Relationships Among Race, Ethnicity, and Culture and End-of-Life Experiences -- Spiritual and Religious Diversity -- Case Examples -- Conclusion -- 3. Advance Directives: Planning for the End of Life -- Characteristics Predicting Completion of Advance Directives -- Shared Decision Making -- Capacity Evaluations and Undue Influence -- Advance Directives and Mental Health -- Advance Directives in Long-Term Care -- Advance Directives in Acute Care or During the Last Weeks or Days of Life -- Interventions to Increase Advance Care Planning and Execution of Advance Directives -- Conclusion -- 4. Health Care Teams Working With People Near the End of Life -- Health Care Teams Defined -- Teams Providing Palliative Care -- Team Organization -- Factors Affecting Team Organization -- Methods to Enhance Team Organization -- Conclusion -- II. Working With Clients Who Are Dying -- 5. Counseling Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Preliminary Considerations -- Client's Capacity to Make Decisions -- Bio-Psycho-Socio-Spiritual Issues to Review -- Social Support System Issues to Review -- Systemic and Environmental Issues to be Reviewed -- Use of Assessment Instruments With Dying Clients -- Conclusion -- 6. Lifespan Considerations for People Who Are Near the End of Life -- Children and Adolescents and the End of Life -- Emerging Adults, Young Adults, and the End of Life -- Middle Age and Dying -- Older Adults and the End of Life -- Conclusion
  • 7. Mental Health Symptom Management for Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Decision Making and Diagnosis -- Anxiety Disorders -- Mood Disorders -- Delirium -- Personality Disorders -- Trauma -- Substance Abuse and Dependence -- Role of the Clinician: Easing the End of Life -- 8. Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Types of Cognitive Impairment -- Counseling Interventions Appropriate for Individuals With Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Critical Issues for Individuals With Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Conclusion -- III. Assisting Loved Ones -- 9. Counseling the Caregivers of Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Caregiving and the Context for Care Near the End of Life -- Experience of Caregiving at Life's End -- Conclusion -- 10. Complicated Grief and the End of Life: Risk Factors and Treatment Considerations -- Features of Complicated Grief -- Risk Factors for Complicated Grief -- Available Treatments for Bereaved Individuals -- Conclusion -- Index
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EBC1094213
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826108500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1094213
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1094213
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10635886
  • (CaONFJC)MIL539638
  • (OCoLC)823387313
Label
Counseling Clients near the End of Life : A Practical Guide for Mental Health Professionals
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1094213
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- I. End-of-Life Service Provision -- 1. Ethical Challenges When Counseling Clients Nearing the End of Life -- Hospital-Based Palliative Care -- Outpatient End-of-Life Counseling -- Conclusion -- 2. Diversity Considerations With Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Older Adults -- Racial, Ethnic, and Cultural Diversity -- Relationships Among Race, Ethnicity, and Culture and End-of-Life Experiences -- Spiritual and Religious Diversity -- Case Examples -- Conclusion -- 3. Advance Directives: Planning for the End of Life -- Characteristics Predicting Completion of Advance Directives -- Shared Decision Making -- Capacity Evaluations and Undue Influence -- Advance Directives and Mental Health -- Advance Directives in Long-Term Care -- Advance Directives in Acute Care or During the Last Weeks or Days of Life -- Interventions to Increase Advance Care Planning and Execution of Advance Directives -- Conclusion -- 4. Health Care Teams Working With People Near the End of Life -- Health Care Teams Defined -- Teams Providing Palliative Care -- Team Organization -- Factors Affecting Team Organization -- Methods to Enhance Team Organization -- Conclusion -- II. Working With Clients Who Are Dying -- 5. Counseling Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Preliminary Considerations -- Client's Capacity to Make Decisions -- Bio-Psycho-Socio-Spiritual Issues to Review -- Social Support System Issues to Review -- Systemic and Environmental Issues to be Reviewed -- Use of Assessment Instruments With Dying Clients -- Conclusion -- 6. Lifespan Considerations for People Who Are Near the End of Life -- Children and Adolescents and the End of Life -- Emerging Adults, Young Adults, and the End of Life -- Middle Age and Dying -- Older Adults and the End of Life -- Conclusion
  • 7. Mental Health Symptom Management for Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Decision Making and Diagnosis -- Anxiety Disorders -- Mood Disorders -- Delirium -- Personality Disorders -- Trauma -- Substance Abuse and Dependence -- Role of the Clinician: Easing the End of Life -- 8. Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Types of Cognitive Impairment -- Counseling Interventions Appropriate for Individuals With Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Critical Issues for Individuals With Cognitive Impairment Near the End of Life -- Conclusion -- III. Assisting Loved Ones -- 9. Counseling the Caregivers of Clients Who Are Near the End of Life -- Caregiving and the Context for Care Near the End of Life -- Experience of Caregiving at Life's End -- Conclusion -- 10. Complicated Grief and the End of Life: Risk Factors and Treatment Considerations -- Features of Complicated Grief -- Risk Factors for Complicated Grief -- Available Treatments for Bereaved Individuals -- Conclusion -- Index
Control code
EBC1094213
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826108500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1094213
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1094213
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10635886
  • (CaONFJC)MIL539638
  • (OCoLC)823387313

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