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Psychological practice in small towns and rural areas

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Clinical psychology -- Practice -- United States.,
    • Psychotherapy -- Practice -- United States.,
    • Rural mental health services -- United States.,
    • Private Practice -- organization & administration.,
    • Psychology, Clinical -- organization & administration.,
    • Psychotherapy -- organization & administration.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert D. Weitz, editor.
      ContributionsWeitz, Robert D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC467.95 .P79 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 137 p. ;
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1555218M
      ISBN 101560242809
      LC Control Number91035398
      OCLC/WorldCa25009319

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Psychological Practice in Small Towns and Rural Areas is the key sourcebook on the subject as it reviews the attitudes and needs of the people residing in these geographical areas and considers the benefits and difficulties of establishing a small town or rural : Hardcover.

Contents Private Practice in Small Towns: New Opportunities for Psychologists Occupational Hazards of the Rural Psychotherapist Life in the Slow Lane: An Appalachian Experience Small Town Practice of Psychotherapy: Ethical and Personal Dilemmas Anecdotes and Personal Reflections About Psychotherapy in a Rural Area Ethics of Rural Practice.

Keywords: psychological practice, rural, small community According to one estimate, approximately 75% of the counties in the United States are rural and 20% of the population lives in these rural areas (Hart, Larson, & Lishner, ).

Rural residents face significant problems, including high unemployment, poverty,File Size: 55KB. Sorrell () complicates professional boundary issues in rural areas. Many mental health professionals will find themselves practicing in small communities and rural areas, although few have received training during graduate school or in subsequent continuing education on man­ aging ethical dilemmas in small-community practice.

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small towns of un people in rural areas. Lastly, 33 of Minnesota’s 87 counties meet the “frontier” criterion of Cited by: standards.8 Those who practice in rural areas encounter additional layers of complexity, due to the commonality of dual roles.

The local pastor is likely to be a patient of the rural provider, as are the town mechanic and postal carrier. These dual relationships can create awkward and ethically challenging situations. The practice of psychology in rural areas offers unique challenges for psychologists as they try to provide optimal care, often with a minimum of resources.

Psychiatrists and other therapists who practice in small communities and rural areas frequently encounter a number of unique situations and customs that complicate efforts to establish guidelines for boundary maintenance in the therapist-patient relationship ().Treatment boundaries are established by mental health professionals to promote trust, a working alliance with the Cited by: The practice of psychology in rural communities: potential ethical dilemmas.

Helbok CM(1). Author information: (1)West Virginia University, USA. [email protected] The practice of psychology in rural areas offers unique challenges for psychologists as they try to provide optimal care, often with a minimum of by: Book Description.

Ethics in Rural Psychology provides readers with theoretical underpinnings, practical applications, and empirically based knowledge of the practice of psychology in rural communities. Boilen explores the similarities and differences within and across rural American communities to provide a framework for understanding this vast and varied population.

The purpose of this article is to review the available literature regarding rural couple and family counseling, in conjunction with the findings of research in closely related fields. This review is conducted in an effort to identify unique practice issues facing rural couple and family by: An estimated million rural residents suffer from depression, according to a study by the South Carolina Rural Health Research Center.

7 This study found that percent of people in rural areas are depressed, compared with percent in urban places. The rate for rural women was higher, percent, compared with percent for urban.

Dual relationships in mental health practice: especially those working in small rural areas an overlapping (dual) relationship with a client/patient may be inevitable [1]. A culture of. the rural and small town communities that are an important part of the social, economic and political fabric of the country.

Nonmetropolitan, or rural, America contains over 75 percent of the land area and 17 percent of the U.S. population. What happens in rural America has important policy implicationsCited by: Practising ethically as a rural psychologist Louise Roufeil1, Sally Robson Thomas2, and possibly recruiting to rural areas it is important to look at how the profession can better support fit between the nature of rural psychological practice and current urban-based Size: 82KB.

A Study Calling for Changes in the APA Ethics Code regarding Dual Relationships, Multiple Relationships, & Boundary Decisions.

Kenneth S. Pope & Valerie Vetter. The original ethics code of the American Psychological Association was empirically based, the result of a survey of the membership, asking them what ethical dilemmas they encountered. Jennings, F. Ethics of rural practice. Psychotherapy in Private Practice (Special Issue: Psychological Practice in Small Towns and Rural Areas),10 (3), Johnson, W.

Perennial ethical quandaries in military psychology: Toward American Psychological Association and Department of Defense collaboration. Contrast that with the environment encountered by counselors who work in rural areas, where the phrase “everybody knows your name” is oftentimes a truism, not just a homey slogan.

This life-in-a fishbowl aspect of rural counseling offers unique challenges that encompass ethical decision making, boundary issues and counselor self-care. Rural communities have often been viewed as “behind” or less progressive than urban centers (Thomas, Lowe, Fulkerson, & Smith, ).This point of view is driven by a concept called urbanormativity, or the view that urban space in the USA is the norm, and rural communities are abnormal (Thomas et al., ).Urbanormativity contributes to the Author: Allison R.

Fleming, Noel A. Ysasi, Debra A. Harley, Malachy L. Bishop. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xv. PDF. Ruralness as a Psychological Construct. Pages Cross-Cultural Research in Psychological Development in Rural Communities. Marida Hollos. Pages Issues of Linguistic Development in Rural Subcultures in the United States.

Walt Wolfram Needs Assessments in Rural Areas Issues.At the same time, rural America still lacks many of the public services and access to these services that are much more commonplace in metropolitan areas. This report, Substance Abuse in Rural and Small Town America, shows that rural and urban places today have similar rates of substance use and abuse, and, for abuse of some substances.Rural Areas Development Handbook Pegs for Rural Progress Rural Areas Development Successful economic improvement in rural areas may best be achieved by well organized planning.

Rural Areas Development offers a revitalized approach to human progress. It is a process based on the full utilization of all available resources—human, natural.