Browsing Faculty of Social Science by Publisher "Sage Publications"
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Risk: Assessment, exploration and mitigationThe 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 suicideThis 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 harmThis 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 EducationThe chapter considers the context of counselling and psychotherapy in UK further and higher education settings, including an overview of presenting issues and institutional considerations.