ERIC Number: EJ657159
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Using Screenwriting Techniques To Create Realistic and Ethical Role Plays.
Shepard, David S.
Counselor Education and Supervision, v42 n2 p145-158 Dec 2002
Describes an innovative training strategy that can be used to make role plays a more realistic learning experience for counseling students. The method involves using techniques that screenwriters use to create believable characters and applying these techniques to help students create realistic role-play clients. This approach also resolves some of the ethical and practical concerns raised regarding role plays. (Contains 50 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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