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PTI Handbook and Study Guide, 3rd Edition

Bonnie M. Bullard, Ph.D., LMHC
Linda Lawless, M.A., LMFT, LMHC
Midge Williams, M.A., LMHC
with Deborah Bergstrom

The premier study program with an outstanding track record that prepares you for the NCMHC exam!

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PTI Handbook and Study Guide, 3rd Edition

300+ pages with 11 clinical content chapters covering all the domains for the NCMHCE and answering the theoretical and practical questions that clinicians face on a daily basis.

And, an innovative section on test taking helps build skills for the specific, latent image, clinical simulation exam format.

  • Key Word Concepts
  • 10 Steps to Diagnosis
  • Flashcards (400+)
  • Sample Clinical Simulation Tests
  • Crossword Puzzles
  • Study Plan Guides
The PTI Clinical Mental Health Counselor Handbook and Study Guide, 3rd Edition includes:

Theory & Practice Chapters
Fundamentals Counseling Theories
     Group Therapy
      Family Therapy
      Mental Status
Diagnosis * DSM-5 Substance Use Issues
Treatment Planning Psychopharmacology
Special Treatment Issues Career Development
Outcomes Professional Practice/Consultation/Supervision
Test-Taking Strategies Key Answers

The New, Revised Clinical Mental Health Counselor Handbook and Study Guide, 3rd Edition:
  • Is cost effective and can be used as a professional reference manual for years to come.
  • Provides strategies for diagnosis and treatment planning
  • Creates a unifying framework for the broad range of topics covered in graduate training.
  • Ensures that you cover all the content domains included in counselor examinations
  • Helps you effectively and efficiently organize your study time.
  • Shows you how to use your personal learning style to your best advantage.
  • Allows you to identify the topics that need more intense study.
  • Instructs you in the process of analyzing case simulations applying diagnostic, treatment planning and professional practice skills.
Study Tools are also available in convenient stand-alone components
  • Crossword Puzzles for Mental Health Counselors - An engaging and creative approach to testing/assessing your knowledge in specific clinical mental health content areas.
  • Exam Ace - 5 on-line simulations
  • Flashcards - Over 400 study cards highlighting the key words and major concepts from all content areas of the clinical mental health counselor curriculum, including DSM-5 Diagnosis and Evidence-based Treatment Planning.
Item Description Price
PTI Comprehensive NCMHCE Study Program Includes: PTI CMHC Handbook and Study Guide 3rd Ed., Flashcards (400+ cards), DSM-5 Dx, Assessment & Treatment Planning, ExamAce - 5 on-line simulations (DSM-5) & explanations, PTI Crossword Puzzles - 14 puzzles testing content areas. $315.00
Handbook and Study Guide, 3rd Ed.
340 pages; 12 chapters; Fully Updated for DSM-5 in 2015 $185.00
ISBN 0-7872-5302-2
440 Flashcards, including DSM-5 Dx, Treatment Planning, and ALL Content Areas $115.00
Crossword Puzzles
ISBN 0-7872-5301-4
14 Puzzles Testing all NCMHCE Content Areas $55.00

More Order Information: To order your copy of the Clinical Mental Health Counselor Handbook & Study Guide, Crossword Puzzles, or Flashcards, please fill out our secure on-line order form or print the order form and fax it to us or call us toll free at 1-888-201-1619.