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The Resource The art of helping others : being around, being there, being wise, Heather Smith and Mark K. Smith

The art of helping others : being around, being there, being wise, Heather Smith and Mark K. Smith

Label
The art of helping others : being around, being there, being wise
Title
The art of helping others
Title remainder
being around, being there, being wise
Statement of responsibility
Heather Smith and Mark K. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When searching for someone to help them reflect upon and improve their lives, people tend to be drawn towards those who are compassionate, committed and wise. This book is aimed at those who recognise these qualities in themselves and wish to develop their capacity to engage with and help others. The authors argue for ways of approaching helping and counselling that are rooted in care and commitment, drawing upon the experiences and practice wisdom of youth workers, housing support and hostel workers, the clergy and those working in a religious setting, educators and settlement and community w
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Heather
Dewey number
158/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
BF636.6
LC item number
.S65 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
BF 637.H4
NLM item number
S649 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950 June 25-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Counseling
  • Counselors
  • Helping behavior
  • Caring
  • Counseling
  • Helping Behavior
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Counselling & Advice Services
  • Caring
  • Counseling
  • Counselors
  • Helping behavior
Label
The art of helping others : being around, being there, being wise, Heather Smith and Mark K. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of helping others -- Having and being -- Being around, being there, being wise -- Working with -- On personal troubles and public issues -- The book -- Living life well -- What is virtue? -- Flourishing and happiness -- Caring for the whole person -- Being connected -- Knowing and being ourselves -- Knowing yourself -- Selfhood -- Our character and belief systems -- Authenticity -- Integrity -- Being true to yourself -- Being called to care -- Being wise -- Wisdom and appreciating what a good life might entail -- Being open to truth -- Developing the capacity to reflect -- Being knowledgeable -- Being discerning -- Relating to others -- Relationship for starters -- Relationship and happiness -- Relation, irrelation and the space between -- Relationship and otherness -- Relating to others as helpers -- Some issues -- Working to make change possible -- Building communities of truth -- Engaging in helping conversations -- Nurturing moments of reflection and connection -- Teaching and speaking to the condition of others -- Encouraging informed and committed action -- Evaluating the process of helping -- Deepening our practice -- On disciplines and commitments -- Taking our place in a community of practice -- Finding balance -- Journaling -- Reading -- Talking -- Organizing with others -- Getting from here to there -- Some problems -- Exploiting the gaps -- Acting with integrity -- Lying -- Developing and nurturing relationships in our agencies -- Looking beyond our organizations -- Engaging creatively with civil society -- Developing policies to support helping
Control code
290607192
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281782236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611782238
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
178223
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290607192
Label
The art of helping others : being around, being there, being wise, Heather Smith and Mark K. Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of helping others -- Having and being -- Being around, being there, being wise -- Working with -- On personal troubles and public issues -- The book -- Living life well -- What is virtue? -- Flourishing and happiness -- Caring for the whole person -- Being connected -- Knowing and being ourselves -- Knowing yourself -- Selfhood -- Our character and belief systems -- Authenticity -- Integrity -- Being true to yourself -- Being called to care -- Being wise -- Wisdom and appreciating what a good life might entail -- Being open to truth -- Developing the capacity to reflect -- Being knowledgeable -- Being discerning -- Relating to others -- Relationship for starters -- Relationship and happiness -- Relation, irrelation and the space between -- Relationship and otherness -- Relating to others as helpers -- Some issues -- Working to make change possible -- Building communities of truth -- Engaging in helping conversations -- Nurturing moments of reflection and connection -- Teaching and speaking to the condition of others -- Encouraging informed and committed action -- Evaluating the process of helping -- Deepening our practice -- On disciplines and commitments -- Taking our place in a community of practice -- Finding balance -- Journaling -- Reading -- Talking -- Organizing with others -- Getting from here to there -- Some problems -- Exploiting the gaps -- Acting with integrity -- Lying -- Developing and nurturing relationships in our agencies -- Looking beyond our organizations -- Engaging creatively with civil society -- Developing policies to support helping
Control code
290607192
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281782236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611782238
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
178223
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290607192

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