This is the first book to bridge the gap between graduate school and professional practice, offering a practical examination of major topics in clinical and counseling psychology. This book presents a practical "how to" approach by professionals with real world experience. It integrates and transcends theory and practice and presents material that is both research-based and pragmatic. This book is designed to help the advanced psychotherapy student make a smooth and successful transition between training and practice. for anyone beginning clinical and counseling psychologists, social workers, counselors, or school psychologists.