By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain the three basic components to humans.
-Explain why there are no good or bad emotions.
-Explain how you know if someone is replacing happiness with pleasure.
-Explain the most important question a client should ask himself or herself when dealing with guilt.
-Explain what it means to "over personalize" a situation.
-Explain a major lesson the speaker helped the woman learn in the anecdote about dealing with her family.
-Explain why it is important to get the client to ask him or herself what the friends "bring to the table."
-Explain what childhood problems are treated by RET.
-Explain how stress is related to REBT.
-Explain three main disputational strategies used with children.
-Explain "inelegant" RET.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."