Using Theory to Guide Groups


Consider the article you selected from the provided readings addressing the application of therapeutic perspectives in counseling groups. Describe how the specific counseling theory is applied in a group setting to guide interventions. What evidence is provided in the article to support the effectiveness of the approach for the selected population and focus of the group? Response Guidelines

Respond to the posts of at least two of your peers for this discussion. Respond to peers who chose a different article than yours and add any further suggestions regarding effectiveness of the approach. Responses should be substantive and contribute to the conversation by asking questions, respectfully debating positions, and presenting supporting information relevant to the topic. Learning Components

This activity will help you achieve the following learning components: Identify theories appropriate to the group structure and development processes. Communicate in written documents using current APA guidelines for grammar, punctuation, and mechanics, in the accepted form and style of the counseling profession.