Overview1. Becoming a Professional. 2. The Clinical Relationship, Multicultural Practice, and Ethics. 3. Getting Started. 4. Attending and Listening. 5. Support and Empathy: A Sustaining Presence. 6. Exploration and Elaboration. 7. Assessment, Formulation, and Goal Setting. 8. Building Motivation, Formulating Plans, and Evaluating Change. 9. Helping Clients Feel and See Things Differently. 10. Helping Clients Do Things Differently. 11. Directly Addressing Issues and Dynamics in the Clinical Relationship. 12. Addressing Self-Disclosure and Other Boundary Issues. 13. Working with People in Crisis. 14. Endings and Transitions. 15. Self-Care, Supervision, and Professional Development. Appendix 1: Multicultural Counseling Competencies. Appendix 2: Clinician-Client Privacy Agreement.