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1

What is Universality?

(Irvin Yalom)

Helps people see that what they are going through is universal and they are not alone

2

What is Catharsis or Abreaction

(Irvin Yalom)

Venting feelings to group members to help relieve pain, guilt and stress

3

What is the Boston Model - Steps for Group Process?

Hint:

P.P.I.D.S.

*Pre affiliation*: Ambivalence, testing, seeking approval
-Leader MUST establish Authority and Discuss Guidelines

*Power and Control* - Struggle over control of the group, conflict occurs among subgroups

*Intimacy* Conflicts diminish, sense of we-ness increases, norms and roles become clear, COHESION

*Differentiation: Freedom of personal expression, improved group skills in analyzing and working through problems

*Separation: Group achieves termination