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The Creative Astrologer: Effective Single-Session Counseling
The Creative Astrologer
Effective Single-Session Counseling
Paperback      ISBN: 1567187404
Discover how you can become more effective as a astrological counselor, with The Creative Astrologer by world-famous astrologer, Noel Tyl. The purpose of this groundbreaking work is to show you how you can take advantage of one of the newest and most exciting paradigms in modern psychology: the efficacy of single session therapeutic success. Yes, this shows you how you can help a client receive true healing in just one counseling session. Over 700 creative connections are offered in The Creative Astrologer to guide you through planetary and aspect symbolisms, leading to a deep analysis of the human condition. Included, for the first time ever in astrological literature, are transcripts of actual counseling as used in modern astrological practice. You'll learn: ·Preparation for consultation ·Techniques for questioning ·How to invite disclosure ·Presentation skills ·Exploring therapeutic connections The Creative Astrologer goes beyond analysis and remediation. Tyl discusses the difficult topic of the practicality of behavioral predictions: How can they be framed so they do not become self-fulfilling prophecies or numb the client into denial and rejection? You'll see that you have to speak within the client's realities. You'll also learn how to invite involvement from the client. The result is true healing which may transcend anything you've been able to achieve before. Astrology is presented here in its most creative and constructive context, where therapeutic holistic consultation is far more important than mere descriptions of varied chart factors. If you do counseling of any type, you will want this book. You will learn concepts and ideas that will improve your understanding of the counseling process, and discover how to put them to use. If you do astrological counseling, The Creative Astrologer is a must. Get your copy now.
The Power And Promise Of Humane Education
The Power And Promise Of Humane Education
Paperback      ISBN: 0865715122
Critical world problems call for education that addresses the values and behaviors that perpetuate suffering, oppression, and destruction. Humane education does this, offering young people deeply meaningful education about the issues of our time, teaching them to be critical and creative thinkers, inspiring their reverence and respect, and empowering them to be conscientious decision-makers. This book offers teachers clear suggestions for implementing humane education in both classrooms and non-traditional educational settings. Inviting and easy to use, it describes the four elements of humane education, along with stories, examples, case studies, activities and resources. Zoe Weil is president of the International Institute for Humane Education. A frequent speaker, she authored Above All, Be Kind: Raising a Humane Child in Challenging Times.
A Mind at a Time
A Mind at a Time
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743202228
A professor of pediatrics reveals the many modes of learning and arms parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to help children prosper in a school environment.
Wonderplay: Interactive & Developmental Games, Crafts, & Creative Activities for Infants, Toddlers, & Preschoolers
Wonderplay
Interactive & Developmental Games, Crafts, & Creative Activities for Infants, Toddlers, & Preschoolers
Paperback      ISBN: 1561385751
WONDERPLAY offers interactive and developmental ideas to enrich the time you spend with your child between birth and the preschool years. Activities are divided into age-appropriate sections and range from arts and crafts to exercise and drama. Wonderplay was created by the Parenting Center at the 92nd Street Y, New York City's world-renowned community and cultural center.
Scribble Scrabble--Learning to Read and Write: Success With Diverse Teachers, Children, and Families
Scribble Scrabble--Learning to Read and Write
Success With Diverse Teachers, Children, and Families
Paperback      ISBN: 0807738824
The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them
The Freedom Writers Diary
How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them
Paperback      ISBN: 038549422x
A true account of a teacher who confronted a room of "at-risk" students details their life-changing journey and includes diary excerpts
How Harvard Rules
How Harvard Rules
Paperback      ISBN: 0896082830
Looks at Harvard's history and administration, discusses the influence of corporations, and assesses Harvard's current ideology
Art and Craft of Teaching
Art and Craft of Teaching
Paperback      ISBN: 0674046803
A practical guide for everyone who must deliver a lecture, lead a discussion, assign a grade, or carry out the hundreds of tasks involved in being a successful teacher from the first day of school to the last.
A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
A Mind at a Time
America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
Paperback      ISBN: 0743202236
A professor of pediatrics reveals the many modes of learning and arms parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to help children prosper in a school environment.
True Notebooks
True Notebooks
Hardcover      ISBN: 0375413081
The author of the best-selling Iron & Silk shares his experiences working with kids in Central Juvenile Hall, a jail for kids located near Los Angeles, assisting them with their writing. 75,000 first printing.