ERIC Number: ED350555
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Women, Relationships, and Power: Implications for Counseling.
Cook, Ellen Piel, Ed.
This document contains a set of readings on the problems and potentials of women's lives, designed to enlighten counselors and counselor educators to the ways that gender shapes women's lives in both positive and negative ways. Included are an introduction by Ellen Piel Cook and the following articles: (1) "No Woman Is an Island: Women and Relationships" (Patricia A. Doherty and Ellen Piel Cook); (2) "Abuses of Power Against Women: Sexism, Gender Role Conflict, and Psychological Violence" (James M. O'Neil and Jean Egan); (3) "Women in Intimate Relationships" (Paula Dupuy); (4) "Balancing Relationships With Careers" (Marian Stoltz-Loike); (5) "Depression in Women" (Kathleen Y. Ritter); (6) "Women's Reproductive Life Cycle Issues" (Melanie A. Warnke and Contributors); (7) "Women and Their Bodies: Eating Disorders and Addictions" (Laurie B. Mintz and Deborah M. Wright); (8) "The Impact of Internalized Misogyny and Violence Against Women on Feminine Identity" (Karen W. Saakvitne and Laurie Anne Pearlman); and (9) "Conclusion: Helping Women Heal, Today and Tomorrow" (Ellen Piel Cook). (NB)
Descriptors: Client Characteristics (Human Services), Counseling, Females, Individual Power, Interpersonal Relationship, Sex Differences, Sexual Abuse, Victims of Crime, Violence
American Counseling Association, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304-3300 (Order #72515, $28.95).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Counseling Association, Alexandria, VA.