New Counseling Books


A counselor’s guide to career assessment instruments

Edwin A. WhitfieldRich FellerChris WoodNational Career Development Association (U.S.)Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education (U.S.)

HF 5381.7 .C68 W45 2009

This 5th edition is a valuable resource for career counselors. Career development professionals will appreciate the authors’ attention to the current context of career counseling practice.

The group counseling handbook : a practical guide to establishing, marketing, and conducting therapy groups
Christopher Seavey
Theresa M. Finer

BF 636.7 .G76 S43 2001

If you have ever facilitated a group, you have then had the experience of being involved in a very powerful and dynamic setting. This book will show you the “how to” and provide innovative materials to keep the group process going in a positive and eclectic manner.


Handbook of youth mentoring

David L. DuBoisMichael J. Karcher

HV 1431 .H36 D83 2005

Provides the first scholarly and comprehensive synthesis of current theory, research, and practice in the field of youth mentoring.


Adolescent risk behaviors : why teens experiment and strategies to keep them safe

David A. WolfePeter G. JaffeClaire V. Crooks

RJ 506 .R57 W65 2006
This book focuses on the crucial role that relationships play in the lives of teenagers. The authors particularly examine the ways that healthy relationships can help teens avoid such common risk behaviors as substance abuse, dating violence, sexual assault, and unsafe sexual practices.