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Group Counseling with Juvenile Delinquents

Group Counseling with Juvenile Delinquents
The Limit and Lead Approach

Volume: 65
Other Titles in:
Group Work

November 1991 | 160 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
A successful group treatment for juvenile delinquents which combines traditional and contemporary influences is described in this volume.

Ferrara discusses the characteristics of delinquents relevant to understanding the value of group approaches, gives practical advice for conducting group sessions and provides a workbook for use directly with group members. Scenarios for role play and a test for evaluating the group's effectiveness for individual members are also included.

Goals and Philosophy of the Group Program
Conceptual Foundation
Characteristics of Delinquent Youth; Characteristics of Effective Group Counselors; Interaction Between the Counselor and Youth

Practical Guidelines
Group Counselor Training Agenda and Curriculum
Pregroup Training for Group Members
Developing Administrative Support

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ISBN: 9780803938854