Part I concentrates on the history, theories and evolution of the counseling specialty of group work. There are many different models of group work, and this book gives you a comprehensive and clear examination of each.
Part II examines the procedures of group work, including group dynamics, leadership roles, transition, phases and termination.
Group theories covered are: phychoanalysis, Adlerian, person-centered, Gestalt, rational-emotive, transactional analysis, behavioral, reality, pschodrama and self-help.
Part III deals with special populations; such as, children, adolescents, adults and the aged.