ERIC Number: ED236321
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Working with Refugees: A Manual for Paraprofessionals. Volume III: Intercultural Counseling and Interviewing Skills.
Friedman, Joan; And Others
This staff training manual, the third volume of a three-volume set of materials for use in training paraprofessional refugee workers, deals with intercultural counseling and interviewing skills. Covered in the individual units are the role of the human service worker; intercultural perspectives on healing; an introduction to casework; communication skills; techniques to encourage communication; problem-solving approaches; the Gestalt, rational-emotive, and client-centered counseling approaches; psychoanalytic interviewing and counseling skills; crisis intervention; working with refugee adolescents; working with families; wife abuse; child abuse and neglect; group work; and case presentations. Each unit contains a list of objectives and instructional text that may include discussion questions and exercises. (MN)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Battered Women, Behavioral Objectives, Caseworker Approach, Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Communication Skills, Counseling Services, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Role, Counselor Training, Crisis Intervention, Cross Cultural Training, Family Counseling, Field Interviews, Group Counseling, Human Services, Intercultural Communication, Intercultural Programs, Paraprofessional Personnel, Problem Solving, Psychiatry, Rational Emotive Therapy, Refugees, Social Workers
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Support Staff; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Dept. of Public Aid, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: Travelers Aid/Immigrants Service of Metropolitan Chicago, IL.