ERIC Number: EJ522639
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Mental Health Counseling: Past, Present, and Future.
Smith, Howard B.; Robinson, Gail P.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v74 n2 p158-62 Nov-Dec 1995
Examines the significant events in the history of mental health care that have contributed to the development of a specialty within the counseling profession referred to as mental health counseling. Discusses the development of credentials for the specialty and the issues currently facing mental health counseling, and offers a perspective on directions for the future. (Author)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: American Mental Health Counselors Association; Mental Health Counseling
Note: Special theme issue: "Professional Counseling: Spo