• Risk: Assessment, exploration and mitigation

      Reeves, Andrew; University of Chester (Sage Publications, 2017-10-04)
      The chapter considers what is meant by risk in the context of counseling and psychotherapy practice, and reviews the evidence for how best to respond to risk situations, including of suicide, self-harm, safeguarding and violence to others.
    • Self-harm and suicide

      Reeves, Andrew; Taylor, Paul J.; University of Chester (Sage Publications, 2017-06-02)
      This chapter considers contemporary perspectives of self-harm and suicide and how they are often contextualized within a medicalised construct. It challenges this position and instead offers an alternative perspective, together with good practice parameters.
    • Suicide and self harm

      Reeves, Andrew; University of Chester (Sage Publications, 2017-10-04)
      This chapter considers the theoretical and practice considerations for working with clients to self-injure and/or present with suicide risk in counselling and psychotherapy, including definitions and good-practice indicators.
    • Working in Further and Higher Education

      Reeves, Andrew; University of Chester (Sage Publications, 2017-10-04)
      The chapter considers the context of counselling and psychotherapy in UK further and higher education settings, including an overview of presenting issues and institutional considerations.