April 8, 2021
Brad Imhoff, PhD., Robert Switala, & Jeff Mazzone
Description: The counseling literature suggests there are many benefits to counselors and counseling students receiving personal counseling. Further, the majority of those who do so report being satisfied with the experience. This presentation will explore the potential benefits of counselors and counseling students receiving personal counseling, including as a form of self-care and protective factor against burnout. Obstacles to engaging personal counseling will also be presented and solutions to overcome these will be discussed.