What do you understand by the term Counseling?
In what ways is it similar and/or different from Psychotherapy?
Give a detailed explanation of different aims of Counseling Process.
“Just as any house must stand on a strong foundation, so must therapists begin with certain basic skills.” (Moursund. J & Kenny, M.C, 2002) Define and describe the therapeutic benefit of five of the following skills:
- Perception Checks
- Goal Setting
- Using problems
Explore the crucial characteristics that you need to attend to throughout an initial interview with a prospective client?
Describe and clarify the emotional work that occurs throughout the middle phase of the Therapeutic Process.
Explore the use of the following dynamics within the therapeutic relationship:
- Getting Unstuck
- Agreement & Disagreement
Describe the type of work involved throughout the final phase of the Therapeutic Process?
Explore the feelings of anger, sadness, fear and guilt, as they pertain to the termination phase of the Therapeutic Process?