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ERIC Number: EJ912280
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Mar
Pages: 21
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 33
ISSN: ISSN-0193-3922
Reclaiming the Maiden: Use of Archetypes in a 6-Week Women's Empowerment Group
Singh, Anneliese; Hofsess, Christy D.
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v36 n1 p41-61 Mar 2011
The purpose of this article is to describe a 6-week, semi-structured group counseling experience for university women students (undergraduate and graduate) from diverse backgrounds exploring archetypes and using group empowerment skills. Theoretical perspectives on women's empowerment groups and the use of archetypes in counseling are discussed as a foundation for the structure of the group. Group design, marketing, process, and evaluation are described. Practice implications and limitations are discussed. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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