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ERIC Number: EJ400161
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Influencing Reluctant Elderly Clients to Participate in Mental Health Counseling.
Robison, Floyd F.; And Others
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v11 n3 p259-72 Jul 1989
Presents interventions through which counselors can influence reluctant elderly clients' willingness to participate actively in mental health counseling. Integrates these interventions within Power Strategies Model which describes interpersonal power and influence in professional relationships. Suggests counselors can use reciprocal influencing strategies to reduce initial client reluctance and develop counseling relationships to expert and referent levels. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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