Counselling Training Texts

First Steps in Practitioner Research: A guide to understanding and doing research in counselling and

First Steps in Practitioner Research: A guide to understanding and doing research in counselling and health and social care

ISBN 978 1 898059 73 8 (2010)

"A uniquely valuable resource for students in the field of counselling and the helping professions.  Succinct, comprehensive and highly accessible, it provides a wonderful support for those taking the first steps towards conducting, and understanding, research." Mick Cooper, Professor of Counselling, University of Roehampton, London, UK. It is…
Invitation to Person-Centred Psychology

Invitation to Person-Centred Psychology

ISBN 978 1 898059 90 5 (2006)

This book poses a number of everyday questions, such as ‘What makes us tick?’ ‘Where do my values come from?’ ‘How did I become who I am?’ and ‘Why are relationships so important?’ In his acclaimed  accessible style, Tony Merry explores…
Dictionary of Person-Centred Psychology

Dictionary of Person-Centred Psychology

ISBN 978 1 898059 88 2 (2002)

This dictionary provides a comprehensive guide to key concepts in person-centred psychology. Whilst the person-centred approach to counselling and psychotherapy is one of the most popular today, it is also widely misunderstood. Definitions in this dictionary clarify concepts fundamental to the approach, summarise key and current debates within the approach,…
The Cognitive Behaviour Counselling Primer

The Cognitive Behaviour Counselling Primer

ISBN 978 1 898059 86 8 (2008)

The acclaimed Counselling Primer series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling Steps in Counselling series, is suitable for both beginners and higher level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will…
The Focusing-Oriented Counselling Primer

The Focusing-Oriented Counselling Primer

ISBN 978 1 906254 82 0 (2007)

The new Counselling Primer series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling Steps in Counselling series, is suitable for both beginners and higher level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will…
The Integrative Counselling Primer

The Integrative Counselling Primer: An introduction to integrative counselling with a person-centred foundation

ISBN 978 1 898059 81 3 (2007)

The Counselling Primer series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling Steps in Counselling series, is suitable for both beginners and higher-level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will appreciate the…
The Psychodynamic Counselling Primer

The Psychodynamic Counselling Primer

ISBN 978 1 898059 85 1 (2006)

The new Counselling Primer series from PCCS Books, supplementary to the bestselling Steps in Counselling series, is suitable for both beginners and higher level students who want a succinct boost to their knowledge of a particular area. Beginners will find the style companionable and reassuring, while more advanced readers will…