ERIC Number: EJ316369
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Countertransference: Its Impact on the Counseling Situation.
Watkins, C. Edward, Jr.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v63 n6 p356-64 Feb 1985
Gives three different definitions of countertransference. Identifies and describes some typical behaviors and patterns that illustrate countertransference, including overprotective, benign, rejecting, and hostile countertransference behaviors. Distinguishes countertransference from responses generated by reality, empathy, and projective identification. (BH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Presents two articles pertaining to countertransference in counseling, written by C. Edward Watkins, Jr., and Mary Cerney.