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Doing Better : Improving Clinical Skills and Professional Competence.

Author: Jeffrey Kottler; W Paul Jones
Publisher: Florence Taylor and Francis, 2004. ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Doing Better is intended to help therapists and counselors to explore more fully and systematically the processes of self-improvement in their work and lives.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Kottler, Jeffrey
Doing Better : Improving Clinical Skills and Professional Competence
Florence : Taylor and Francis,c2004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Kottler; W Paul Jones
ISBN: 9780203009345 0203009347
OCLC Number: 1058335945
Description: 1 online resource (289 pages)
Contents: Book Cover --
Half-Title --
Title --
Copyright --
Contents --
Preface --
The Editors --
The Authors --
Chapter 1 When Therapists Supervise Themselves --
The Role of Supervising Oneself --
Realities of Practice --
Joys of Self-Supervision --
Structured Ways to Do Better --
Informal Growth Opportunities --
References --
Chapter 2 The Natural and Unnatural Evolution of Therapist Development --
Developmental Stages of the Therapist's Development of Competence --
What If I Don't Have What It Takes to Be a Therapist? --
What If I Don't Know What to Do with a Client? --
What If I'm Caught Making a Mistake? --
What If I'm Not Really Doing Anything? --
Is There a Happy Ending to This Story? --
Confronting Fears --
Fear of Rejection --
Fear of Failure --
Fear of Ineptitude --
Fear of Mediocrity --
Fear of Power --
Fear of Limitations --
Fear of Shattered Illusions --
Fear of Losing Control --
Owning and Confronting Fears --
References --
Chapter 3 Critical Self-Monitoring --
The Purpose of This Chapter --
What Is Self-Monitoring? --
How Do We Know When to Self-Monitor? --
Behavioral Cues --
Case Example: Frances --
Affective Cues --
Anxiety --
Boredom --
Feelings of Failure --
Case Example: Janice --
Cognitive Cues --
Case Example: John --
How Do We Self-Monitor? --
Self-Talk --
Case Example: Lolita --
Journaling --
Visual Imagery --
Case Example: Michael --
Using the Unconscious --
Case Example: Michael --
Knowing When Enough is Enough --
Limits of Self-Monitoring --
Summary --
References --
Chapter 4 A Syllabus for Self-Supervision --
Scope --
Who --
What --
When --
Where --
Why --
How --
The Self-Supervision Syllabus --
The Simulated Supervisor --
The Simulated Supervisee --
Supervision Content --
Final Thoughts --
References --
Chapter 5 Confronting Adversity --
Self-Care and Adversity in the Culture of Psychotherapy. The Debates on Boundaries and Self-Disclosure --
Challenges of Therapeutic Self Disclosure --
Professional Identity: Competence, Failure, and Shame --
Lack of Hope: Loss of Faith --
Doing Better Through Transformative Journeys --
References --
Chapter 6 Hasta La Vista, Baby-I'm Outta Here: Dealing with Boredom in Therapy --
The Meaning of Boredom --
Awareness: How Do I Know It's Boredom? --
Root Causes of Boredom: What It May All Be (or Not Be) About --
Boredom: As a Personality Profile for Both Therapist and Client --
Boredom: As a Form of Countertransference --
Boredom: Countertransference as a Way to Avoid Cognitive Dissonance --
Boredom: As This Particular Form of Countertransference? NOT! --
Boredom: The Result of a Restrictive Environment --
And If You Hear Hoofbeats --
How "Real People" Supervise Themselves and Deal with Boredom --
Boredom: An Anathema for Both Client and Therapist --
Boredom: What Constitutes an Appropriate Approach? --
Solutions to Boredom: What the Experts Suggest --
Conclusion --
References --
Chapter 7 Recognizing Ethnic/Racial Biases and Discriminatory Practices Through Self-Supervision --
Self-Supervision --
Contextual and Developmental Overview --
Background History --
Assimilation Through the Values and Educational Process --
Ethnic, Cultural, and Racial Learning --
Personal Reflections --
Self-Supervision Recommendations --
References --
Chapter 8 Self-Supervision in Youth Counseling --
The Rough Guide --
Mindfulness of Our Practice --
Hearing My Thoughts --
Noting Thoughts and Feelings --
Memories That Trigger! --
An Ancient and Haunting Story --
Grounded and Connected --
Thoughts Require Attention --
Thoughts Require Conversation --
Engulfing Noise and Emotion --
Girl Meets Boy? --
The Urge to Shut Down --
Not Avoiding Conversation --
Openness in the Midst of Pain --
Moving Forward. The Constitutive Role of Conversation --
Learning Self-Supervision --
References --
Chapter 9 Technoconsultation: Getting Help in Far-Flung Places --
Just Give Me a Call --
Look at Me While I'm Talking to You --
Send Me an E-Mail --
You Don't Have to Be Nearby --
Join the Group --
Computer Conferencing: More Than Just E-Mail --
Let's Chat --
Let's Add Some Pictures --
Going to Class Without Going to Class --
Closing Thoughts --
References --
Chapter 10 There's No "I" in Self: A Discursive Approach to Self-Supervision --
The Self in Liberal-Humanism: Rugged Individualism or Naïve Idolization? --
Social Constructionism: Advancing a Discursive Approach to Self-Supervision --
The Self in Context, or "It's Not All About Me" --
Deconstruction --
Power --
Temporary Essentialism --
Discursive Empathy --
Doing Better: Self-Supervision From the Outside In --
References --
Chapter 11 From Self-Regulation to Self-Supervision: Lessons from Sport Psychology to the Practice of Therapy --
Parallels Between Sport Participation and Practice of Therapy --
Self-Supervision and Self-Regulation Defined --
What Is Self-Supervision? --
What Is Self Regulation? --
Optimal Self-Regulation in Sports and Therapy --
Goal Setting --
Clear Standards of Comparison in Daily Activities --
Using Feedback from Prior Mistakes as a Lesson --
Unsupportive Environment --
Feedback, Dependency, and Self Regulation Disruption --
Conditions Leading to Self-Regulation and Supervision --
Self-Awareness and Self-Monitoring --
Self-Talk --
Goal-Setting --
Mental Imagery --
Modeling and Self-Regulation --
Discovery Learning Aids Self-Regulation --
From Self-Regulation to Self-Supervision: Implications for the Practice of Therapy --
Suggestions for Creating Supervision That Fosters Self-Supervision --
Suggestions for Beginning Therapists Working Under Supervision --
Conclusion: A Word of Caution. The Prevalence of Self-Supervision --
Criticisms of Practicum Supervision --
Criticisms of Field Practicum or Internship --
Post-Degree Internship --
Therapists in Practice --
Where Does Self-Report Self-Supervision Occur? --
Self-Supervision Research --
Recommendations to Reduce the Limitations of Self-Supervision --
Recommendations for Supervising Therapists-in-Training --
Recommendations for Evaluation in Self-Supervision --
Recommendations for Self-Evaluation --
Other Recommendations to Reduce the Limitations of Self-Supervision --
To Reduce Limitations of Self-Supervision --
References --
Chapter 16 Final Thoughts --
The First Step --
You'll Never Be Good Enough --
You Can Be Better Than You Are --
INDEX.

Abstract:

Doing Better is intended to help therapists and counselors to explore more fully and systematically the processes of self-improvement in their work and lives.

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