Sep 23, 2022
In Therapy Tip of the Week #6, we continue on the topic of improving working alliance. Here's my recommendation, when seeking for feedback, avoid talking about... you!
If you have missed the previous videos on how to improve working alliance, here are links:
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Sep 16, 2022
"Every impactful person brings to you themselves and not needing to proof ‘how impactful I am’, ‘how smart I am’, and ‘how needed I am.’" ~ Sr Joan Chittister.
If the therapy room is a vessel, it needs a scaffold in order for you to create a healing environment so as to help the person who is in...
Sep 9, 2022
Dissonance can be a powerful ingredient for learning. How do
we challenge our intuition in order to listen to our client's
unspokens in order to foster a deeper connection with them?
In this video, I recommend an exercise that I use called the "Rate and Predict," to help me open up the conversation in therapy.
Sep 2, 2022
Aug 26, 2022
As psychotherapists, it's easy to get lost in our heads. Our pet theories end up dominating and preventing us from being in touch with the person in front of us.
In this Therapy Tip of the Week, I'd talk about how psychotherapists can employ principles of embodied cognition—the idea of embodiment as a way of...