Overcoming Reluctance in Therapeutic Relationships: Creating Readiness for Change
For licensed and unlicensed behavioral health service providers. Features 30 step-by-step, hands-on interventions including what to say and what to do to help clients engage when they are reluctant to do so. Applicable to many populations and situations. Understanding how to reframe “resistance” as reluctance enables you and your client to take careful steps toward engagement.
This book is one in a series of clinical manuals developed by OhioGuidestone, the largest community behavioral health organization in Ohio, and based on its extensive experience with training new therapists and other behavioral health interventionists to work with clients who face severe, therapy-interfering challenges.