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The Application of Counselling Skills in Learning Settings, 2019/20, Semester 2
Anita Collins
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


Arthur, L. 2004 Looking After each Other: Children helping left-out children. Support for Learning. 19.1

Atkinson, C and Amesu. M 2008 Using Solution-Focused Approaches in Motivational Interviewing with Young People, Pastoral care in education. ISSN: 0264-3944 25;2

Bennetts, C. 2003 Mentoring Youth: Trend and tradition British Journal of Guidance and Counselling. Vol 31, No 1

Bond, T. 2000 Standards and Ethics for Counselling in Action. Sage: London

Brown, C and August-Scott, T 2007 Narrative therapy [electronic resource] : making meaning, making lives ISBN: 1452222487; 9781452222486 London: Sage. Online

Casemore,R. 2011 Person-centred Counselling in a Nutshell 2nd ed. London:Sage

Colley, H. 2003 Mentoring for social inclusion : a critical approach to nurturing successful mentoring relations. London:Routlege Falmer

Colley, H. 2001 Righting Rewritings of the Myth of the Mentor, British Journal of Guidance and Counselling. . Vol 29 No 2.

Cooper, B. 2004 Empathy, Interaction and Caring: Teachers' Roles in a Constrained Environment, Pastoral care in education. ISSN: 0264-3944 September 2004.

D’Ardenne, P & Mahtani, A 1999 Transcultural Counselling in Action. London:Sage

Egan, G 2010 The Skilled Helper: a problem management and opportunity-development approach to helping 9th ed  Belmont,Ca.: Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning                     

Feltham,C., Hanley,T., & Winter,L. 2017  The SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy ad Psychotherapy 4th ed. London:Sage

Herman, L. 2004 From teaching to mentoring : principle and practice, dialogue and life in adult education ISBN: 0415266181 pbk; 0415266173 (hardback : alk. paper). London:Routledge Falmer

Hopkins, B. 2004 Just schools : a whole school approach to restorative justice ISBN: 1843101327 (pbk.) : £19.95 . London: Jessica Kingsley.   Online

Hough,M. 2002 A Practical Approach to Counselling 2nd ed. Harlow:Pearson/Prentice Hall


Hough,M. 2010 Counselling Skills and Theory 3rd ed. London:Hodder Education

                            (4th ed. 2014, but not in Library)

Howard,S. 2011 Psychodynamic Counselling in a Nutshell 2nd ed. London:Sage

King,G. 1999  Counselling Skills for Teachers:talking matters. Buckingham:Open University Press.

Maconald, J.A. 2007, 2011 Solution-focused therapy : theory, research & practice ISBN: 9780857028907 (pbk.) : £21.99; 9780857028891 (hbk.) : £65.00; 0857028898 (hbk.) : £65.00; 0857028901 (pbk.) : £21.99 . London:Sage. pps77-87 A vailable as an Online Course Reading in the VLE Online & Hard Copy

McGinnis, S. & Jenkins,P.eds. 2007 Good practice guidance for counselling in schools Rugby: BAPC

McLeod,J. and McLeod,J. 2011 Counselling skills : a practical guide for counsellors and helping professionals. ISBN: 9780335244263 (pbk.) : £26.99; 0335244262 (pbk.) : £26.99 2nd ed. Maidenhead:Open University Press

Mearns,D. and Thorne,B. 2013 Person-centred Counselling in Action 4th ed. London:Sage

Moon, J. 2004 Reflection in Learning and Professional Development London:RoutledgeFalmer. Ch 11 pps 136-151 Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE

Moon, J 2004 A handbook of reflective and experiential learning : theory and practice ISBN: 0415335167 (pbk); 0415335159. London: RoutledgeFalmer

Neenan,M. & Dryden,W. 2006 Cognitive therapy in a nutshell ISBN: 1412907691 (pbk) : £12.99; 9781412907699 (pbk); 1412907683 London:Sage

Nelson-Jones, R 2006 Human Relationship Skills: coaching and self-coaching 4th ed. London:Routledge

Nelson-Jones, R 2005 Introduction to Counselling Skills : texts and activities. London: Sage 

Riggall,S. 2012 Using counselling skills in social work ISBN: 9780857256294 (pbk.) : £17.00; 9780857258403 (hbk.) : £60.00; 0857258400 (hbk.) : £60.00; 0857256297 (pbk.) : £17.00; 9780857256317 (ebook) :; 0857256319 (ebook) : London:Sage

Don’t be put off by the title this is a good text whatever the setting

Rogers, C. 1983 Freedom to Learn for the 80s. London: Merrill

Rogers, C. 2003 Client-centred Therapy:its current practice, implications and theory London: Constable Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE

Rogers, C. 1995 On Becoming a Person London: Constable (2004 Ed. Online)

Sanders, P 2002 First Steps in Counselling: A students’ companion for basic introductory courses 3rd ed  Ross on Wye: PCCS Books – a good basic text

Tolan,J. 2003 Skills in person-centred counselling & psychotherapy ISBN: 0761961186(pbk.) : £14.99; 0761961178 London:Sage

Walsh, T. 2010 The solution-focused helper : ethics and practice in health and social care ISBN: 9780335228843 (pbk.) : £21.99; 9780335228836 (hbk.); 0335228844 (pbk.) : £21.99. Maidenhead: Open University Press Ch1 pps 9-36

Wright, J, & Bolton,G. 2012 Reflective writing in counselling and psychotherapy ISBN: 9780857023285 (pbk.); 9780857023278 (hbk.); 0857023276 (hbk.); 0857023284 (pbk.) London:SageAvailable as an Online Course Reading in the VLE





This list was last updated on 16/01/2018