The Management of Counselling and Psychotherapy Agencies
- Colin Lago - University of Sheffield, UK
- Duncan Kitchin - University of Sheffield, UK
March 1999 | 160 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
The authors of this book provide clear guidelines on the many aspects of knowledge, skill and management expertise increasingly required by all counselling services. Due consideration and detailed advice is given on a broad range of essential issues, from setting up a counselling service to customer relations and quality control.
Topics examined include: implications of funding; budgeting; staffing; location and furnishing of premises; daily working routines; how to ensure a competent, professional, safe and ethical working practice; and the sheer complexities of being a manager of therapists.
Laying the Foundations
Building a Sound Structure
Staff Recruitment and Selection
Ensuring Competent, Professional and Safe Practice
Daily Working Practices