This experiential workshop will focus on counsellor’s self-awareness, personal and professional development. Specifically, the workshop will explore how counsellors foster and harness their own unique helping potential in counselling practice. Ethical and professional issues will be considered with reference to the development of the reflective practitioner and internal supervisor.
- Identify ‘use of self’ as a clear and present presence in counselling practice
- Examine ways in which counsellor’s edge of awareness provides a unique resource within practice
- Explore accountability in practice with reference to the development of the reflective practitioner and internal supervisor
- Consider ethical and professional issues in the therapeutic use of self in practice