• Brief Counseling That Works

  • A Solution-Focused Therapy Approach for School Counselors and Other Mental Health Professionals
  • By: Gerald B. Sklare
  • Narrated by: Chris Mezzolesta
  • Length: 5 hrs and 38 mins
  • 5.0 out of 5 stars (25 ratings)

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By: Gerald B. Sklare
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Publisher's Summary

Everything you need for maximum counseling results in less time! Expert Gerald Sklare provides fresh insights and new applications for solution-focused brief counseling (SFBC).

Learn to:

  • Conduct brief, short-term sessions that lead to rapid, observable change
  • Create well-defined client goals
  • Enable clients to envision and take steps toward a more hopeful future
  • Maximize your time for rapid, observable student progress
  • Use the solution-focused principles with reluctant clients
  • Conduct positive, goal-oriented parent conferences
  • Work with individuals in school and community settings

You’ll find helpful notes and invaluable practice exercises.

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Excellent step-by-step examples

Highly recommended for those interested in a shortened method of Solution Focused Therapy counselors ,and students.

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This book is MUST have for all school counselors

I was able to immediately put this book to use in school and saw results from the first time I implemented it!

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SFBT is a positive too for the counselors toolbox

Author presents useful information for applying a positive, solution-based approach to working with client's with emphasis on outcomes in the School Counselor setting.

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  • Sarah holley
  • 03-27-22

Good but quite repetitive

I’m already familiar with BSFT but decided to do a refresher prior to doing some further cpd by listening to this book.

I had to play lots on double speed as felt it was quite repetitive- possibly not for someone well versed in BSFT.