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The theory of change is dependent on the therapeutic approach the counselor chooses and the ones in which they have chosen to combine
single-school approaches in order to see whatcan be learned from other perspectives and what best suitsthe clientTechnical Integration: aimes to select best treatment techniques for clients and the presenting issues. Focuses on differences, chooses from many approach
es and and is a collection of techniquesTheoretical Integration: a conceptual or theoretical creation beyond asimple blendingof techniques. The goal is toproduce a conceptual base that synthesizes the best aspects of two ormore theoretical approaches under the idea
that they work better together than alone. Assimilative Integration: grounded in a particluat school of psychotherapy and opennessto selectively incorporative practicesfrom other therapeutic approaches.
InterventionsWhat techniques does the counselor use to helpbring about change?The interventions used with this approach arebased on the therapeutic approaches that are combined. Also on which intergration approach the professional counselor decides to useWho Is In Charge? What Is the Role of the Client and the Counselor?What is the counselor responsible for in sessions? What is the client expected to do? Who takes the leading role in the interaction? The roles are dependent on the therapeutic approach the counselor chooses and the ones in which they have chosen to combineWeb ResourcesWho uses this theory? How do they present themselves to the wider community? Where are resources for learning more? Association for Integrative Psychology or AIP: used by psychologists, therapists, professional counselors, social workers, educators and more. Present themselves to the community by providing journals, forums, conferences and other mechanisms for the exchange of information and ideas between prefessionals working in the field of human behaviorMore information can be found at aiponline.orgScholarly Articles, Books, and Resources on the TheoryWhat are some good references that I may want to refer to in the future?Brown, J., PhD. (2015). Specific techniques vs. common factors? psychotherapy integration andits role in ethical practice.American Journal of Psychotherapy, 69(3), 301-316.file.