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Book Review: The Guidance Counsellor’s Handbook by Denise N. Fyffe

Book Review: The Guidance Counsellor’s Handbook by Denise N. Fyffe

Author Summary:

Denise N. Fyffe is a Jamaican author, poet, and educator, known for her versatile writing style and engaging approach. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Career Development and Counseling and a Master of Education and has worked with several international organizations in software implementation, training, and e-learning consulting.

Fyffe has published works in various genres, including poetry, non-fiction, fiction, and educational texts, and is an experienced book publisher and management professional. Overall, Fyffe’s work reflects her love of learning and her passion for sharing knowledge and expertise with others.

Book Review

The Guidance Counsellor’s Handbook by Denise N. Fyffe is an insightful and practical guide for those working in the field of guidance counseling. As a guidance counselor herself, Fyffe draws on her own experiences and expertise to provide comprehensive advice and resources for those in the profession.

The book covers a wide range of topics, including the role and responsibilities of a guidance counselor, counselling techniques and strategies, communication skills, legal and ethical considerations, and professional development. The author’s writing style is clear and concise, making it easy for readers to understand and apply the information provided.

One aspect that I particularly appreciated about this book is that it offers practical tools and resources, such as sample forms, checklists, and case studies. These resources are designed to help guidance counselors navigate the complex and often challenging work that they do. Additionally, the book includes self-reflection exercises and tips for self-care, emphasizing the importance of maintaining one’s own emotional and mental well-being while helping others.

Overall, The Guidance Counsellor’s Handbook is a valuable resource for anyone working in the field of guidance counseling. It provides practical advice, useful tools, and helpful insights that can benefit both novice and experienced guidance counselors alike.

Book Recommendation

If you work in the field of guidance counseling or are interested in pursuing a career in this field, I highly recommend The Guidance Counsellor’s Handbook by Denise N. Fyffe. This book offers practical and comprehensive advice for navigating the challenges and complexities of guidance counseling, while also emphasizing the importance of self-care and personal growth. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting out, this book is sure to be a valuable resource for your work.


Check out her book Weddings in Paradise

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task. From the wedding venue to the wedding invitations; from deciding on the vows or a wedding dress, having the right information will make your wedding planning that much easier. Whether it’s for a traditional church wedding or an island getaway, you can plan the wedding of your dreams. Weddings in Paradise has practical and essential advice and tips for planning your dream wedding away from home.

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