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Coun - 405, Week 3 Notes

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Coun - 405, Week 3 Notes Coun 405

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These notes cover material discussed in week 3 of Dr. Etzbach's Intro to Counseling course. The discussion was related to expressing understanding.
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Dr. Colleen Etzbach
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Joe Strano on Wednesday September 28, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to Coun 405 at University of Wisconsin - Stout taught by Dr. Colleen Etzbach in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 2 views. For similar materials see Intro to Counseling in Counseling at University of Wisconsin - Stout.

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Date Created: 09/28/16
Expressing Understanding Wednesday, February 10, 2016 12:20 PM - Empathy ○ Involves understanding others from their point of view ○ Sense of being understood is essential to establishing relationships ○ Validating person's experience, thoughts, feelings ○ How do you express understanding to someone else? - Skills in Expressing Empathy ○ Reflecting content ○ Reflecting feelings ○ Reflecting feelings and content ○ Summarizing ○ Exploring meanings - Reflecting Content ○ "Are you saying.." ○ "What I hear you saying is.." ○ "It sounds like.." - Reflecting Feelings ○ Need to be aware of person's body language, tone of voice, and/or facial expressions ○ Identification of feelings ○ "You seem to be.." ○ "It sounds like you may be feeling.." - Reflecting Feelings and Content ○ You may address both what the person is saying and identifthe feeling ○ Many times individuals state behaviors, and must obtain assistance in connecting the  behaviors and feelings - Summarizing ○ Use when the client is sharing a lot of information ○ "Just a minute, let me make sure I understand what you are saying.." ○ Identify key points as to what haseen shared ○ Used when closing a session - Reflecting Meaning ○ Listen for the meaning behind what person is saying, feeling and showing with their  behavior


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