Reflective Listening

The work of the psychologist is to bring his client to a greater participation in his life. One of the psychologists fundamental tools is reflective listening. Lets look at what reflective listening is and why it is such a powerful way to help our clients grow. To listen reflectively means to hear what another is saying in order to present it back to them. Not merely the simple repetition of the clients words but rather, it is the ideas and feelings of the client which are represented to him by the therapist. For example if a client is speaking about … Continue reading Reflective Listening