ERIC Number: EJ837618
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 30
Creative Counseling Techniques Applied to the Business World: The Use of Theory and Creativity in Consultation
Stone, Victoria; Jacobs, E.
Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, v3 n2 p119-126 Jul 2008
This article presents an overview of the use of impact therapy, a multisensory, creative approach to counseling, in a consultation project the authors conducted with the managers of a local car dealership. The purpose of the consultation was to help the managers with the stress and anxiety associated with working in the car sales industry. Principles of impact therapy, including counseling theory and creative techniques, as well as principles of executive coaching, were used throughout the consultation project.
Descriptors: Counseling Techniques, Motor Vehicles, Industry, Creativity, Visual Aids, Therapy, Learning Modalities, Program Effectiveness, Anxiety, Psychological Patterns, Self Control, Role Playing, Learner Engagement
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
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