Diplomate in Counseling Psychology

Diplomate in Counseling Psychology


California State University, Fullerton

Diplomate in Counseling Psychology

American Board of Professional Psychology

Theory and Practice of Counseling

and Psychotherapy


ninth edition

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About the Author GERALD COREY is a Professor Emeritus of Human Serv-

ices at California State University at Fullerton and a licensed

psychologist. He received his doctorate in counseling from

the University of Southern California. He is a Diplomate

in Counseling Psychology, American Board of Professional

Psychology; a National Certified Counselor; a Fellow of the

American Psychological Association (Counseling Psychol-

ogy); a Fellow of the American Counseling Association; and

a Fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work.

He also holds memberships in the American Group Psycho-

therapy Association; the American Mental Health Counselors Association; the As-

sociation for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling; the Associa-

tion for Counselor Education and Supervision; and the Western Association for

Coun selor Education and Supervision.

Along with Marianne Schneider Corey, Jerry received the Lifetime Achieve-

ment Award from the American Mental Health Counselors Association in 2011

and the Eminent Career Award from the Association for Specialists in Group

Work in 2001. Jerry was the recipient of the Outstanding Professor of the Year

Award from California State University at Fullerton in 1991. He teaches both

undergraduate and graduate courses in group counseling, as well as courses

in experiential groups, the theory and practice of counseling, theories of coun-

seling, and professional ethics. He is the author or coauthor of 16 textbooks

in counseling currently in print, 5 student videos/DVDs with workbooks, and

more than 60 articles in professional publications. Theory and Practice of Coun- seling and Psychotherapy has been translated into the Arabic, Indonesian, Por- tuguese, Korean, Chinese, and Turkish languages. Theory and Practice of Group Counseling has been translated into Chinese, Korean, Russian, and Spanish. Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions has been translated into Korean, Japa- nese, and Chinese.

Jerry and Marianne Corey often presents workshop in group counseling. In

the past 35 years the Coreys have conducted group counseling training workshops

for mental health professionals at many universities in the United States as well as

in Korea, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Scotland, Mexico, China, Hong Kong, and

Canada. The Coreys also frequently give presentations and workshops at state and

national professional conferences. In his leisure time, Jerry likes to travel, hike and

bicycle in the mountains, and drive his 1931 Model A Ford.