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Using Reflecting Teams in Counseling Practicum
Butch Losey and Rhonda Norman
The reflecting team offers a valuable process for counselors-in-training to try out new ideas and skills while offering a powerful intervention for clients. This article will describe the reflecting team process and how it is used to teach counseling skills in a graduate counseling practicum class.
Keywords: reflecting team, counseling practicum, conceptualization, therapeutic dialogue