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Counseling Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
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1. Providing a choice of services and merchandise available as families make a selection and complete funeral arrangements - formulating different actions in adjustine to a crisis

2. An irrational - exaggerated fear of death

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

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

5. 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.

6. An emotion or set of emotions due to a loss

7. A conscious postponement of addressing anxieties and concerns

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

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

10. The killing of one human being by another

11. 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

12. Good comminication within and between men; or good free communication within or between men is always therapeutic

13. Giving undivided attention by means of verbal and non-verbal behavior

14. 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

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

16. 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

17. Fidelity to moral principles

18. Inhibited - suppressed or postponed responce to a loss

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

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

21. A defense mechanism in which anger is redirected toward a person or object other than the one who caused the anger originally.

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

23. A formal act or observance that may or may not have symbolic content

24. A belief in god or gods

25. Moral principles that vary with circumstance

26. That counseling which occurs before a death

27. Centering a client's thinking and feelings on the situation causing a problem and assisting the person in choosing the behavior or adjustment to solve the problem

28. Preoccupied and intense thoughts about the deceased

29. An organized - flexible - purposeful - group centered - time-limited response to death which reflects revernce - dignity and respect

30. Any act that is charged with symbolic content

31. 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

32. A phrase coined by Carl Rogers to refer to that type of counseling where one comes actively and voluntarily to gain help on a problem - but without any notion of surrendering his own responsiblity for the situation; a non-drective method of counselin

33. Couselor takes a live speaking role - asking questions - suggesting courses of action - etc.

34. 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

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

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

37. An act or practice of allowing the death of persons suffering from a life-limiting condition

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

39. The intense physical and emotional expression of grief occuring as the awareness increases of a loss of someone or something significant

40. The state of being prevented from attaining a purpose; thwarted; the blocking of the satisfaction of a perceived need by some kind of obstacle

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

42. The ability to communicate the belief that everyone possesses the capacity and right to choose alternatives and make decisions

43. A philosophy that does not focus on the worship of a god or gods.

44. Guilt felt by the survivors

45. Beliefs that are held in high esteem

46. A relation of harmony - conformity - accord - or affinity established in any human interaction

47. A highly emotional termporary state in which an individual's feelings of anxiety - grief - confusion or pain impair his or her ability to act

48. A stage of moral development in which the expectations of the social group (family - community and nation) are supported and maintained

49. The study of death

50. Rules that govern society