Building Healthy Therapeutic Relationships

Green Clock Hours: 2.25

The importance of a strong therapeutic relationship rests in the findings that this relationship has been consistently identified as a moderate, but robust predictor of positive outcomes among clients and among one of the strongest predictors of treatment success documented by empirical research (Horvath, Del Re, Fluckiger, & Symonds, 2011). It is difficult, however, to develop a strong therapeutic relationship without effective therapeutic communication. This course presents the major components of the therapeutic relationship followed by a review of counselor characteristics and counseling skills and strategies that you can incorporate in your treatment with clients. This course will also discuss specific challenges counselors face in developing strong relationships with their clients and how to overcome them. T

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The importance of a strong therapeutic relationship rests in the findings that this relationship has been consistently identified as a moderate, but robust predictor of positive outcomes among clients and among one of the strongest predictors of treatment success documented by empirical research (Horvath, Del Re, Fluckiger, & Symonds, 2011). It is difficult, however, to develop a strong therapeutic relationship without effective therapeutic communication. This course presents the major components of the therapeutic relationship followed by a review of counselor characteristics and counseling skills and strategies that you can incorporate in your treatment with clients. This course will also discuss specific challenges counselors face in developing strong relationships with their clients and how to overcome them. T

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