The general question can be very helpful, especially to beginning counselors. The key characteristics given will also help them with diagnoses. The book did however short a lot of information on some topics such as divorce which only deals with the adults and not the children.
Just got this in today as it was back ordered. This is a great reference that every counselor will want to keep handy.It'll go on the short, handy self for daily use in my ministry, right alongside my Bible, 'Pearls - Scriptures to Live By' and Quick Scripture Reference for Counseling.