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Counseling Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
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1. An emotion or set of emotions due to a loss






2. A process occuring with losses aimed at loosening the attachement ot that which has been lost for appropriate reinvestment






3. Beliefs that are held in high esteem






4. The cultural heritage or identity of a group - based on factors such as language or country of origin






5. A strong emotion characterized by sudden and extreme fear.






6. Something - as a reason or desire - acting as a spur to action






7. Those appropriate and helpful acts of counseling that come after the funeral






8. A rule of ethical conduct found in some form in most major religious usually phrased - 'do unto others as you would have them do unto you'.






9. Advice - especially that given as a result of consultation






10. Any act that is charged with symbolic content






11. A state of tension - typically characterized by rapid heartbeat - shortness of breath and other similar ramifications of arousal of the autonomic nervous system; an emotion characterized by a vague fear or promonition that something undesirable is go






12. A stage moral development in which the inididual is characterized as not understanding the rules or feeling a sense of obligation to them. looking to experience only that which is good or pleasant or to avoid that which is painful.






13. Detailed examples of adjustments - choices - or alternatives available to the client or counselee from which a course of action may be selected






14. Acquired immune deficiency syndrome






15. Feelings such as happiness - anger or grief - careated by brain patterns accompanied by bodily changes






16. The defense mechanism by which a person is unable or refuses to see things as they are because such facts are threatening to the self






17. Interventions for a highly emotional - temporary state in which individuals - overcome by feelings of anxiety - grief - confusion - or pain are unable to act in a realistic - normal manner. intentional responces which help individuals in a crisis sit






18. Syndrome characterized by the presence of grief in anticipation of death or loss; the actualy death comes as a confirmation of knowledge of a life-limiting condition






19. The experience of the emotion of grief






20. An adjustment process which involves grief or sorrow over a period of time and helps in the reorganization of the life on an individual following a loss of death of someone loved






21. According to client-centered counseling - the necessary quality of a counselor being in touch with reality and other's perception of one-self.






22. The study of human behavior as related to funeral service






23. The ability to enter into and share the feelings of others






24. Helping people facilitate uncomplicated grief to a healthly completion of the tasks of grieving within a reasonable time frame






25. Blame directed towards another person






26. The individual providing assistance and guidance






27. Blame directed toward one's self based on real or unreal conditions






28. Any time someone helps someone else with a problem






29. Fidelity to moral principles






30. Counseling in which a counselor shares a body of special information with a counselee






31. A stage of moral development in which the individual considers universal moral principles which supersede the authority of the group






32. The feelings and their expression






33. Expressing a though or idea in an alternate and sometimes a shortened form






34. A general term for the exchange of information - feelings - thoughts and acts between two or more people - including both verbal and nonverbal aspects o fthis interchange






35. Persons are usually conscious of the realtionship of the reaction to the death - but the reaction to the currect experience is excessive and disabling






36. Having a sense of honor; upright and fair dealing






37. Rules that govern society






38. The reaction of the body to an even often experienced emotionally as a sudden - violent and upsetting disturbance






39. Sincere feelings for the person who is trying to adjust to a serious loss






40. The study of death






41. Adefense mechanism used in grief to return to more familiar and often more primitive modes of coping






42. Choice of actions provided through counseling as a means on solving the counselee's problem






43. That branch of philosophy dealing with values relating to human conduct - with respect to the rightness and wrongness of certian actions and to the goodness and badness of the motives and ends of such actions (webster)






44. To hold certain information in trust and not disclose without proper authorization or authority






45. A stage of moral development in which moral reasoning is based on reward and punishment from those in authority






46. A culturally entrenched pattern of behavior made up of: 1) sacred beliefs 2) emotional feelings accompanying the beliefs and 3) overt conduct presumable implementing the beliefs and feelings






47. Related to specific sitations in life that may create crisis and produce human pain and suffering. This type of couseling adds another diminsion to the giving of information in that it deals with significant feelings that are produced by life crises






48. The individual's ability to adjust the psychological and emotional changes brought on by a stressful even such as the death of a significant other






49. Grief extending over a long period of time without resolution






50. A learned emotional response to death-related phenomenon which is characterized by extreme apprehension