“I would suggest that confidentiality comes in at a close second place for the core of our ethical conduct.”
Although many counselors recognize the unique nature of military service, it’s also essential that they understand how important that culture is to a member’s self-image.
Counselors embedded in a trauma center in a busy hospital facility find that suicidality and medical trauma often intersect with alcohol or substance use.
The next time you are faced with clients who could benefit from a mini-break that would include a therapeutic experience that will encourage positive interactions and reflection, suggest they pack their favorite goodies and head for an outdoor space.
Regardless of how old the person sitting in our office or classroom is, engaged learning can happen in countless forms, as can growth through stepping out of one’s comfort zone.