To decrease the stigma around mental health in society, we must confront stigmatizing and biased thinking in the clinical world.
When working with people with disorders that are associated with more dangerous behaviors, counselors must be prepared to assess the client’s risk of violence to themselves and others.
Danica G. Hays, author of Assessment in Counseling, discusses what’s new in the recently published seventh edition and how proper assessment of clients can help strengthen the therapeutic alliance.
By creating an inclusive and trauma-informed environment, schools can serve as a source of support and safety for LGBTQ+ students.
School counselors’ efforts on the front lines of managing mental health crises are often overlooked and misunderstood.