Handbook of Counseling Boys and Adolescent Males: A Practioner's Guide

Author(s): Arthur M. Horne; Mark S. Kiselica

Children & Adolescents | School Guidance

This comprehensive, practical resource provides specific strategies for counsellors working with boys and male adolescents from different cultural backgrounds.


The first part examines how psychological, career and athletic development of boys is shaped by a complex interaction of biological, social, cultural and economic forces. TheSecond Part covers cultural considerations when counselling particular North American client groups, such as Hispanic-Americans. The final part focuses on special populations such as gay, sexually abused and developmentally disabled boys.


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"Arthur M. Horne and Mark S. Kiselica have produced a timely compendium which offers an exciting glimpse at important developments related to boys and men. This well thought out volume boldly ranges beyond conventional boundaries and will be a useful addition to the available literature on boys and men." -- Don C. Locke, Ph.D.

Preface - Mark S Kiselica and Arthur M Horne For the Sake of Our Nation's Sons PART ONE: DEVELOPMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS Growing Up Male - David Jolliff and Arthur M Horne The Development of Mature Masculinity A Cultural Critique of Current Practices of Male Adolescent Identity Formation - Warren Spielberg Male Career Development in the Formative Years - Steven D Brown Promoting Life Skills for Adolescent Males through Sport - Ken Hodge and Steven Danish PART TWO: CULTURAL CONSIDERATIONS Counseling African American Male Youth - Shawn Leonard, Courtland Lee and Mark S Kiselica Counseling Asian American Boys and Adolescent Males - David Sue Hispanic American Boys and Adolescent Males - Jose Arcaya Helping Native American Indian and Alaska Native Male Youth - Roger Herring Counseling Non-Hispanic White Boys - K Lynn Powell et al PART THREE: SPECIAL POPULATIONS Counseling Gay Adolescents - Jill S Barber and Michael Mobley Counseling Teen Fathers - Mark S Kiselica Abused Boys and Adolescents - Neil Cabe Out of the Shadows Treating Adolescent Sex Offenders - David Jolliff, John Newbauer and Bill Blanks Helping Mentally Retarded Boys and Their Families - James Dean and Mark S Kiselica Counseling Anxious Male Youth - Donald B Keat II Counseling Depressed Boys - Chris Caldwell Counseling Boys with Attention Defecit/Hyperactivity Disorder - Gail Tripp and Dougald M Sutherland Bullies and Victims - Dawn A Newman, Arthur M Horne and Cynthia B Webster A Theme of Boys and Adolescent Males Counseling the Juvenile Offender - Georgia Calhoun, Brian Glaser and Christi L Bartolomucci Counseling Substance-Abusing Young Males - Richard C Page

General Fields

  • : 9780761908418
  • : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • : February 2000
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Arthur M. Horne; Mark S. Kiselica
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 362.7/0835/1
  • : 440