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Initial Interviewing: What Students Want to Know, 1st Edition

  • Tricia McClam
  • Marianne R. Woodside
  • ISBN-10: 0495501484
  • ISBN-13: 9780495501480
  • 96 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2010 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Modeled after the question-and-answer format of a student-centered classroom, McClam and Woodside's INITIAL INTERVIEWING: WHAT STUDENTS WANT TO KNOW is a practical, concise guide to the complicated process of interviewing, with alI its many facets, nuances, and challenges. Each section of the text begins with a commonly heard student question, enabling faculty to provide a useful and relevant resource that is clear, topical, and addresses students' concerns as well as the practical aspects of interviewing. This insightful text is accompanied by an extensive interactive video resource presenting model interviews in different settings and with different clients, practitioners sharing their experiences, the nuts and bolts of interviews, and much more.

Features

  • Clearly and concisely written, this practical text enables students to quickly learn the essential skills and prepare to apply them in real practice settings.

  • Each section begins with a commonly asked student question, making the material immediately relevant to the interviewing student taking the course.

  • Integrated with the text, the extensive video DVD provides students with opportunities to review their knowledge, reinforce their comprehension, apply the principles presented, analyze the process, develop creative ways to use their understanding of the process, and evaluate interview situations.

  • Diverse chapter-based exercises encourage students to extend their understanding of the interview process, and include excerpts from live interviews; short vignettes and questions; complex case studies and questions; links to relevant web sites; questions about interview situations, multicultural issues, and ethical challenges.

About the Author

Tricia McClam

Tricia McClam, Professor Emeritus, is affiliated with the Mental Health Counseling (Master's) and Counselor Education (Ph.D.) programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She teaches various courses in both programs, including Cross Cultural Counseling, Formal Measurement, and Case Management. Her research broadly deals with case management in human service delivery, professional development, and international human services. Dr. McClam is associate editor of International Education and past co-editor of Human Service Education, both refereed journals. Included among her professional awards are the Helen B. Watson Outstanding Faculty Research Award in the College of Education, a Certificate of Appreciation from the Council for Standards in Human Service Education, and the Miriam Clubok Award from the National Organization for Human Service Education. With Marianne Woodside, Dr. McClam is co-author of INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES (8th Ed.), AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES: CASES AND APPLICATIONS (8th Ed.), GENERALIST CASE MANAGEMENT: A METHOD OF HUMAN SERVICE DELIVERY (5th Ed.), PROBLEM SOLVING IN THE HELPING PROFESSIONS, HELPING PROCESS: ASSESSMENT TO TERMINATION, and INTERVIEWING: WHAT EVERY STUDENT WANTS TO KNOW.

Marianne R. Woodside

Marianne Woodside, Professor Emerita, is affiliated with the Human Services, Mental Health Counseling, and Counselor Education programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She has taught introduction to human services, case management, methods of helping, and foundations of counselor education, and supervises practicum and internship. Her primary research interests are international human services, human service education, and case management. Dr. Woodside has served on the editorial boards for Journal of Human Service Education, American Association for Counseling and Development Journal, and Tennessee Counseling Journal. Additionally, she served as vice-president of regional development and secretary of the National Organization for Human Services Education. Dr. Woodside has published a wide range of journal articles and has an extensive record of presentations at national and international meetings. Her many awards include the Distinguished Recognition Award from the Council for Standards in Human Service Education, the Professional Development Research Award from the National Organization for Human Services Education, the Helen B. Watson Outstanding Faculty Research Award, and the Educator's Hall of Honor Award. With Tricia McClam, Dr. Woodside is co-author of the successful AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES (8th Ed.), AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SERVICES: CASES AND APPLICATIONS (8th Ed.), GENERALIST CASE MANAGEMENT: A METHOD OF HUMAN SERVICE DELIVERY (5th Ed.), PROBLEM SOLVING IN THE HELPING PROFESSIONS, HELPING PROCESS: ASSESSMENT TO TERMINATION, and INTERVIEWING: WHAT STUDENTS WANT TO KNOW. Dr. Woodside also wrote INTERNSHIP IN HUMAN SERVICES: HELPING STUDENTS FIND THEIR WAY (Sage).

Table of Contents

Introduction.
1. Interviewing Nuts and Bolts.
2. Contact and Connection.
3. Rapport and Relationship.
4. Skills and Strategies.
5. Data and Documentation.
6. Roles and Responsibilities.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Helping Professions Learning Center 2-Semester Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0495500879 | ISBN-13: 9780495500872)

Designed to help you bridge the gap between coursework and practice, the Helping Professions Learning Center (HPLC) offers a centralized online resource that allows students to build skills and gain even more confidence and familiarity with the principles that govern the life of the helping professional. The interactive site consists of: Video Activities organized by curriculum area and accompanied by critical thinking questions; Ethics, Diversity, and Theory-based Case Studies; Flashcards and Practice Quizzes; a Professional Development Center; and a Research and Writing Center.

Student Supplements

Helping Professions Learning Center 2-Semester Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0495500879 | ISBN-13: 9780495500872)

Designed to help you bridge the gap between coursework and practice, the Helping Professions Learning Center (HPLC) offers a centralized online resource that allows you to build your skills and gain even more confidence and familiarity with the principles that govern the life of the helping professional. The interactive site consists of: Video Activities organized by curriculum area and accompanied by critical thinking questions; Ethics, Diversity, and Theory-based Case Studies; Flashcards and Practice Quizzes; a Professional Development Center; and a Research and Writing Center.