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Flashcards in Unit 1 Non-Therapeutic Techniques Deck (11):
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Stereotyping

Offering generalized and oversimplified beliefs about groups of people, categorizes clients and negate their uniqueness as individuals

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Agreeing

Indicating agreement with a client

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Disagreeing

Opposing the client's ideas

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Being defensive

Attempting to protect something or someone from negative comments

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Challenging

Demanding proof from the client

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Probing

Persistent questioning of the client, asking why may place the client in a defensive position, encourages rationalizations 

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Giving advice

Telling the client what to do

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Rejecting

Refusing to consider or showing contempt for the client's ideas or behaviors

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Changing the subject

Introducting an unrelated topic

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Unwarrented (false) reassurance

Using cliches or comforting statements to reassure client, minimizes client's concerns

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Passing judgment

Giving opinions and approving or disapproving of client behavior