The consulting room: whose is it?

Hewitt, Elizabeth
February 2007
Therapy Today;Feb2007, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p29
In this article, the author focuses on the place, the room, in which mental health counseling occurs. According to the author, the issue of the ownership of the counseling room will affect the nature of the therapeutic encounter. She also asserts that the room itself must be a place of safety, where both counselor and client can concentrate on the task to be undertaken. The room in which counseling takes place could belong to the institution or agency, she adds.


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