ERIC Number: EJ837114
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Dec
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 25
Letter Writing: A Tool for Counselor Educators
Hoffman, Rachel M.
Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, v3 n4 p345-356 Dec 2008
Letter writing is an integral component of narrative therapy practice. In addition to the benefits of letter writing in counseling practice, letter writing may hold interesting possibilities for use in counselor education. This article provides a brief review of the benefits of letter writing in counseling practice and discusses the potential use of letter writing in counselor education courses. Guidelines and important considerations are offered, and examples of three types of letters are included.
Descriptors: Letters (Correspondence), Counselor Training, Counseling, Counselor Educators, Therapy, Counseling Techniques, Guidelines, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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