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The Helping Process

Week 8 Required Resources


Your course textbook, Direct Social Work Practice, can be accessed via the Getting Started module in your course.

Hepworth, D.H., Vang, P.D., Blakey, J.M., Schwalbe, C., Evans, C. B. R., Rooney, R., Evans, C.B.R., Dewberry Rooney, G, & Strom K. (2023).  Direct social work practice: Theory and skills.  (11th ed.).  Cengage Learning, Inc.   

  • Chapter 19 


Curtis, R.  (2021).  Termination in counseling and psychotherapy. 

  • This video discusses some of the practicalities of terminating with clients and how professional responses to different situation.  

NEDA Study (2015). Termination phase. 

  • This video is a role play demonstrating a therapist terminating services with his client.