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Author Marini, Irmo.

Title Psychosocial aspects of disability [electronic resource] : insider perspectives and counseling strategies / Irmo Marini, Noreen M. Glover-Graf, Michael Jay Millington.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub., c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 512 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Disability from a sociological perspective -- The history of treatment toward persons with disabilities / Irmo Marini -- Societal attitudes and myths about disability : improving the social consciousness / Irmo Marini -- Culturally different issues and attitudes toward disability / Michael Jay Millington -- Attitudes toward disability by special interests and occupational groups / Irmo Marini -- The psychology of disability surrounding the individual and family -- Theories of adjustment and adaptation to disability / Irmo Marini -- Family adaptation across cultures toward a loved one who is disabled / Noreen M. Glover-Graf -- Sexuality and disability / Noreen M. Glover-Graf -- The psychosocial world of the injured worker / Irmo Marini -- Pertinent topics concerning psychosocial issues of disability -- Disability and quality of life over the life span / Noreen M. Glover-Graf -- Implications of social support and caregiving for loved ones with a disability / Irmo Marini -- Thriving versus succumbing to disability : psychosocial factors and positive psychology / Irmo Marini -- Counseling strategies and insights for working with persons with disabilities -- Which counseling theories and techniques work best with different disability populations and why / Michael Jay Millington -- Counseling families / Michael Jay Millington -- Ethical responsibilities in working with persons with disabilities and our duty to educate / Noreen M. Glover-Graf -- Basic do's and don'ts in counseling persons with disabilities / Michael Jay Millington -- What we counsel, teach, and research regarding the needs of persons with disabilities: what have we been missing? / Irmo Marini.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject People with disabilities -- Psychology.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation -- Social aspects.
People with disabilities -- Counseling of.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Glover-Graf, Noreen M.
Millington, Michael Jay.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780826106025 (pbk.)
9780826106032 (e-book)

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