|Topic 2 DQ 1 (Obj. 2.1, 2.2, and 2.4) CNL-515|
Define “empathy” and describe the role of empathy in counseling. Identify at least two techniques used to demonstrate empathy. Read and complete the “Empathetic Listening Practice Exercise.” What did you learn from the exercise? How do you know you were effective with the client? How well did you feel you attuned to your volunteer client? If using a volunteer, be sure you obtain a verbal consent from the volunteer. Include at least one scholarly reference in your response.
This assignment is informed by the following CACREP Standard: 2.F.5.g. Essential interviewing, counseling, and case conceptualization skills.