Empathic understanding.

When the counselor etc. Answers need to be thorough enough to demonstrate your
understanding of each concept.
If you use information from the text and/or outside references the information needs to be documented and
direct quotes should be used minimally. In giving your answers, imagine that you are explaining this information
to someone who has no prior knowledge of counseling terms, concepts and issues. The paper should not be
cut and pasted but a reflection and application of your knowledge gained from the course. Each section should
be well developed and include enough information to convince the reader that you understand the concepts,
relationships, and issues you are discussing and are not simply reporting the information.
Paper Outline and Points
Questions Assessing Core Learning Outcome 1 (Demonstrate competence in the vocabulary used in guidance
and counseling.) 60 pts.

  1. Define the following and give an example of each of the following terms in a in a counseling situation. Do not
    copy the definition from the text, lecture or glossary and do not use examples from the text—apply your
    understanding of the information to an example for a counseling situation.
  2. Empathic understanding. (10 pts)
  3. Unconditional positive regard (10 pts)
  4. Transference (10 pts)
  5. Anxiety (10 pts)
  6. Projection (10 pts)
  7. Irrational Beliefs (10 pts)
    Questions Assessing Core Learning Outcome 2 (Identify and critique key concepts found in the study of
    guidance and counseling.) 20 pts
  8. Describe and discuss three major differences between the following models and their techniques.
    Discussion of the specific differences of the models needs to be integrated and is not to be a separate report of
  9. Behavior therapy and person-centered therapy (10 pts)
  10. Family therapy and psychoanalytic therapy (10 pts)

Sample Solution