Choice Theory Books for Professional and Clinical Applications



Choice Theory: A New Psychology of Personal Freedom (1998)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

In this seminal book, Dr. Glasser explains how internal control psychology works to improve people's lives.  For progress in human relationships he explains that we must give up the punishing, relationship-destroying external control psychology that is by far the most dominant one in the world. He shows how anyone willing to learn this psychology can improve just about any relationship.  A perceptive reader can readily understand how better choices ultimately mean personal freedom in any life circumstance. 



Price:20.00


Counseling with Choice Theory: The New Reality Therapy (2000)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

In this engaging book, Dr. Glasser updates his 1965 bestseller, Reality Therapy. As a collection of case studies, by weaving narrative and dialogue throughout a variety of insightful and often entertaining therapy sessions, Dr. Glasser shows how Reality Therapy and Choice Theory psychology are so linked that, in practice, it is impossible to separate one from the other. This companion volume to Choice Theory psychology is very helpful for anyone in human services professions. (This is the re-titled paperback edition of Reality Therapy in Action, 2000).


Price:20.00



Warning: Psychiatry Can Be Hazardous To Your Mental Health (2004)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This iconoclastic book, endorsed by Dr. Wayne Dyer, challenges the application of the medical model to behavior. Dr. Glasser points out that few of the current pharmacological treatments are specific for an identified brain condition. He suggests that Choice Theory psychology represents an alternate model for treatment of unhappiness, the fundamental human behavioral problem. You can follow his arguments as he explains the social and economic forces supporting the propagation of the medical model and the alternative: application of Choice Theory psychology.


Hard Back

Price:12.00




Reality Therapy: A New Approach to Psychiatry (1965)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This groundbreaking classic has sold over a million copies and gained worldwide recognition for Dr. Glasser as an author and lecturer. Contrary to Freudian psychoanalytic procedures, Dr. Glasser offers a very different therapeutic approach- Reality Therapy. Now widely accepted and utilized internationally, Reality Therapy focuses on assisting individuals to fulfill a person's basic needs; to loved and be loved, and to feel worthwhile to oneself and to others.

 

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Every Student Can Succeed
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This book contains narrative which explains why students are failing, and information about how to interrupt this destructive pattern. Taking teachers to a new level of excellence, this innovative book demonstrates what to do and say to reach the challenging students a teacher faces. Teachers will find themselves on the pages of this book, recognize their students and, using these ideas, discover effective ways to help them become involved and feel included. By the end of the first year, school can be a joyful, connecting place in which all students will learn and many more will gain competence.


Price: $20.00


Glasser Quality School Kit

(William Glasser, M.D.)

This kit includes the book Every Student Can Succeed and a Study Guide with discussion questions for a group to process as they read the book together. This kit also includes a viewing guide for the enclosed DVD. Please enjoy using these materials to better understand Dr. Glasser's extensive work in the field of education.




Price: $35.00


Role Play Handbook
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This handbook is an international guide to teaching Role-Play strategies in any scenario. Role-Play is central to facilitating and using Choice Theory Psychology: The New Reality Therapy in counseling, in lead management, and in the classroom. Chapters include tools for ethical procedures, positive feedback, and personal effectiveness through self-evaluation. Relationship building activities using role-plays are included. This book is filled with excellent handouts to use.



Price: $20.00



Schools Without Failure
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This book details the shortcomings of current education and proposes a new program to reduce school failure - a program based on increased involvement, relevance and thinking.




Price: $20.00



The Quality School
(William Glasser, M.D.)

Dr. Glasser discusses how coercive management is the main problem in schools and suggests that we replace "bossing" that turns students and staff into adversaries, with a system of management that brings them closer together. He claims we must stop settling for minimal goals and start convincing students there is quality both in what they are asked to do and how they are asked to do it.


Price: $20.00

The Quality School Teacher
(William Glasser, M.D.)

A good companion to its immediate predecessor, The Quality School: Managing Students Without Coercion. This book provides the specifics that teachers need if they want to create the quality classroom.


Price: $20.00


Choice Theory in the Classroom
(William Glasser, M.D.)

An insightful analysis of what is wrong with traditional schooling and what needs to be done about it. Dr. Glasser gives a compelling rationale for the use of learning-teams in schools to capture the excitement and commitment students display in sports and other extracurricular activities but rarely in the classroom.


Price: $16.00


Glasser Class Meeting Kit
(Carleen Glasser, M.A.)

This kit assists elementary teachers who wish to teach Choice Theory through the medium of class meetings. There are 37 topics on large index cards, and on the reverse side of each card, specific instructions on questions to ask followed by possible assignments.


Price: $40.00


My Quality World Workbook (Revised 1996)
(Carleen Glasser, M.A.)

This workbook teaches decision-making skills to children at the 3rd through 5th grade levels. Children will learn to evaluate their own behavior and make plans to take more effective control of their lives.

Price: $16.00


My Quality World Activity Set
(Carleen Glasser, M.A.)

This unique resource helps students, at the 5th through 8th grade levels learn to apply Choice Theory to their lives. The photocopy masters of age appropriate activities are on 15 spiral bound worksheets. Included are suggestions for introducing each activity.


Price: $16.00

 




Carleen Glasser's Collection of Handouts
(Carleen Glasser, M.A.)

These handouts can be easily reproduced to teach students of all ages some of the most basic components of Choice Theory and Reality Therapy. Each lesson is a fun and easy way to implement need satisfying behaviors in various situations by using such tools as the solving circle, learning to replace external control with Choice Theory, creating your needs strength profile, exploring the Quality World, self-evaluation, total behavior, relationship building exercises and learning how to more effectively deal with challenging situations.

 Price: $25.00



Chart Talk:The Choice Theory Chart Workbook
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This is a guide for teaching and understanding the brain as a control system as diagramed in the chart entitled, "How the Brain Works" which is included in the booklet. Information presented clearly details "why and how we behave". Emphasis is placed on how Choice Theory is used to counsel and/or manage people.

Price: $20.00

Softcopy - electronic PDF emailed to you.
V Price: $10.00



Teaching Choice Theory to High School Students
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This handbook provides Choice Theory topics and sample questions for classroom meetings. These lessons are fun ways to educate students to creatively better relationships.



Price: $10.00



Basic Concepts Chart (Printed 06/10)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

A smaller version of "How the Brain Works", this handy diagram includes brief descriptions of Choice Theory and Reality Therapy.
8 x 11.5 Full Color


Price: $0.95



How the Brain Works - Large Poster (revised 3/05)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

This provocative and innovative diagram of the brain as a control system clearly details "why and how we behave". Dr. Glasser's pre-medical training as an engineer is evident in this brilliant creation.
21-3/4" x 34" Full Color.



Price: $20.00


Defining Mental Health as a Public Health Issue - Booklet (2005)
(William Glasser, M.D.)

In this booklet Dr. Glasser explains that if you put his ideas into practice, it could save billions of dollars and help millions of people improve their own mental health totally separate from what is now called mental illness by most mental health professionals.

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