Cindy L. Juntunen is an Associate Professor, Training Co-Director for the Doctoral Program in Counseling Psychology and Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Education in the College of Education and Human Development. Juntunen’s research and training interests include vocational psychology, rural mental and behavioral health, supervision, and ethics. She has been an active member in the Society of Counseling Psychology (SCP, Division 17), particularly on the Council of Counseling Psychology Training Programs (CCPTP). She also served on the Health Service Psychology Education Collaborative (HSPEC)—an American Psychological Association (APA) task force that examined concerns related to education and training for the professional practice of psychology.
This book helps readers provide practical and effective mental, emotional, and behavioral health services to clients across the continuum of care, from health promotion through long-term treatment and remediation. The text identifies the nature and origin of various psychological issues from childhood through older adulthood and emphasizes the importance of anticipating and responding early to concerns that arise. The Second Edition features new chapters and expanded coverage of current topics, such as sociocultural contextual factors and interprofessional health perspectives.