27. Trauma Counseling and Psychological Support in the People's Republic of China (PRC)

  1. Rick Hughes4,
  2. Andrew Kinder5 and
  3. Cary L. Cooper6
  1. Xiaoping Zhu1,
  2. Zhen Wang2 and
  3. Tony Buon3

Published Online: 9 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch27

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

How to Cite

Zhu, X., Wang, Z. and Buon, T. (2012) Trauma Counseling and Psychological Support in the People's Republic of China (PRC), in International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support (eds R. Hughes, A. Kinder and C. L. Cooper), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch27

Editor Information

  1. 4

    University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

  2. 5

    Division of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), UK

  3. 6

    Lancaster University Management School, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universities in China, UK

  2. 2

    University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

  3. 3

    Robert Gordon University, Scotland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974131

Online ISBN: 9781119943242

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • trauma counseling, psychological support in the PRC;
  • Chinese people's understanding of trauma;
  • traditional cultural point of view;
  • Confucianism, Buddhism, and Daoism;
  • imbalance, or disorder of yin and yang;
  • changing coping strategies;
  • psychology in China;
  • trauma counseling;
  • trauma counseling in China

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chinese Cultural Background

  • Changing Coping Strategies and Social Development

  • A Brief Introduction to the Development of Psychology in China

  • Trauma Counseling and the Development of Employee Assistance Programs in China

  • The Psychological Trauma Responses of Chinese People

  • Perspectives on the Development of Trauma Counseling in China

  • References