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Posted on March 18, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
What do we know about aging and the way that it affects our society? In this video interview, Michael Faber and Drs. Robert Riekse and Henry Holstege discuss Introduction to Aging: A Positive, Interdisciplinary Approach, and some important trends, narratives, and research that should be considered in understanding gerontology. Older Adults and Work ...
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Posted on February 19, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Motivational interviewing, or MI, is a technique used by counselors to get their clients to understand their problems and work to a better future. Dr. Andy J. Frey, PhD, co-author of┬áMotivational Interviewing in Schools: Strategies for Engaging Parents, Teachers, and Students, talks about using motivational interviewing in school settings.   Significance of Motivational...
Posted on October 10, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In observance of National Bullying Awareness Month, we talked with child and parenting expert Brad Snyder, author of The 5 Simple Truths of Raising Kids. Watch the interview clips below for his answers to some common bullying questions, including what to do if you suspect your child may be a victim of bullying.   What is Bullying?   Is Bullying...
Posted on October 7, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In observance of Mental Illness Awareness Week (Oct. 7-13) and World Mental Health Day (Oct. 10), we talked with three of our mental health authors. Watch the videos below!   The DSM-5 and its Controversial Treatment of Grief Dr. Ken Doka, author of Counseling Individuals with Life Threatening Illness, Second Edition   For information on Dr. Doka's book, click here.   Emerging...
Posted on May 22, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, we caught up with a few Springer Publishing Company counseling authors and editors to discuss their books. See what they had to say below! Lisa Lopez...