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ERIC Number: EJ421016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1040-2861
A Framework for Eclecticism: The Importance of Theory to Mental Health Counseling.
McBride, Martha C.; Martin, G. Eric
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v12 n4 p495-505 Oct 1990
Discusses problems with current definitions and uses of eclecticism in counseling practice and importance for mental health counselors of learning to apply theory even if they wish to be eclectic. Proposes a hierarchy of eclectic practices. Claims mental health counselors need to make use of theoretical knowledge of counseling profession to offer theoretically consistent practices. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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