The first guide to critical thinking for counselors in the addiction and mental health counseling fields. Takes a yardstick to the many fallacies that permeate the unscientific fields of addiction and mental health counseling and offers skills in critical analysis that will both improve individual treatment and the field at large.
Intro Contents Preface Acknowledgments PART I: Introduction and Basics ONE: Introducing Critical Thinking Into Addiction Work TWO: Characteristics of the Critical Thinking Professional THREE: Poor Thinking in Addiction Work: From the Individual to the Field FOUR: Evaluating Your Critical Thinking Abilities FIVE: Learning the Basics of Critical Thinking SIX: What Drives Bad Thinking? PART II: Fallacies and Final Thoughts SEVEN: A Crash Course in Fallacies EIGHT: Fallacies That Appeal to Authority and Irrelevant Fallacies NINE: Causal Fallacies and Weak Inductions TEN: Fallacies That Presume a Conclusion Before It Is Proven and Classification Fallacies ELEVEN: Fallacies Caused by Perception Problems and Fallacies of Manner and Style TWELVE: The Ethics and Professional Consequences of Using Critical Thinking Glossary A B C D E F G H I L M N O P Q R S T V W References Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Print version: Taleff, Michael J., PhD, CSAC, MAC Critical Thinking for Addiction Professionals