ERIC Number: EJ426842
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Identification and Modification of Defense Mechanisms in Counseling.
Clark, Arthur J.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v69 n3 p231-36 Jan-Feb 1991
Suggests considerations and strategies for identifying and modifying a client's defense mechanisms in counseling. Provides definitions of individual defenses and indicators for identifying the mechanisms. Literature review focuses on counseling implications of defenses. Process of defense mechanism modification is illustrated through case example. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A