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Unformatted text preview: continue or reschedule which I thought was pretty interesting. You have to be a good counselor in order for this approach to work. You should be able to establish good rapport with client, be a good listener, exhibit good professional judgment, accepts the client for who they are, and not having negative attitudes towards clients. It says that a mixture of recovering and non-addicted counselors is the best situation because it fosters maximum leaning from one another. I agree with that because I feel it is better to learn from both types of counselors whether in recovery themselves or counselors who have experienced first hand addiction within their families or friends. I enjoyed this reading the most, I think because it was really easy to understand and it was broken down so well that it can easily be followed. I like how this reading refreshed my memory on the addiction counseling approach. I feel it was very helpful in understanding the goals in this type of approach....
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- Spring '08