PracticePlanners (R) Series Preface. Acknowledgments. Introduction. Abusive Relationships. Academic Major Selection. Academic Underachievement. Antisocial Behavior. Career Choice Confusion. Chemical Dependence/Abuse. Childhood Abuse. Depression. Diversity Acceptance. Eating Disorders. Family Relationship Conflicts. Financial Stress. Graduation Anxiety. Grief/Loss. Homesickness/Emancipation Issues. Intimacy/Commitment Issues. Learning/Physical Disabilities. Loneliness. Pregnancy. Psychotic Break. Rape/Sexual Assault Victim. Roommate Conflicts. Self-Esteem Deficit. Self-Mutilation/Borderline Personality. Sexual Activity Concerns. Sexual Identity Issues. Suicidal Ideation. Time Management. Appendix A: Sample Chapter with Quantified Language. Appendix B: Bibliotherapy Suggestions. Appendix C: Index of DSM-IV-TR Codes Associated with Presenting Problems.
ARTHUR E. JONGSMA, Jr., PhD, is Series Editor for the bestselling PracticePlanners (R). He is also the founder and Director of Psychological Consultants, a group private practice in Grand Rapids, Michigan. CAMILLE HELKOWSKI, MEd, NCC, LCPC, is a licensed clinical professional counselor with twenty-five years of experience in counseling and training. She is the Assistant Director of the Career Center at Loyola University (Chicago) and maintains a private practice that focuses on psychotherapy and career therapy. CHRIS E. STOUT, PsyD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and serves as Illinois?s first Chief of Psychological Services for the Department of Human Services/Office of Mental Health. He has published or presented over 300 papers and twenty-nine books/manuals on various topics in psychology.