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ERIC Number: EJ634285
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0787
Expressing Counselor Empathy through the Use of Possible Selves.
Martz, Erin
Journal of Employment Counseling, v38 n3 p128-33 Sep 2001
Proposes the concept of "possible selves," which represents the multifaceted aspects of an individual's self-concept, as a means by which employment and career counselors can extend greater empathy to their clients. Possible selves are suggested as a means to encourage greater perspective-taking by both the client and counselor, which reflects a greater empathic process. (Contains 17 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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