Reflection Paper On Mock Session

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Mock Session Reactions Reviewing and going over my mock session proved once again to be beneficial. Overall I found that the session went well, I do believe that my client has more trust in my and my rapport with her has grown. During the session, I noticed that I did not move much from the position that I was in and I had my hands folded within each other the entire time and I kept eye contact with the client for the majority of the session. I also noted that my tone of voice was very singular, I did not fluctuate my voice during the mock session. I kept a calming tone as I spoke with the client. I noticed that during this mock session now that I know my client a bit better, I took my time before asking questions. I knew that the client’s …show more content…
Looking at the video of the mock session I noticed that I use them a lot because it’s a great way to get information from the client and learn more about what brought her to counseling. One of the weaknesses that I noticed that everyone, including myself, agreed upon is my moving into the insight stage. I agree with this especially after reviewing the mock session, I did not use insight techniques much during the session even though I feel that there were times that I could have. I noticed that in general moving into insight is something that I need to work on getting better and becoming more comfortable with utilizing during the …show more content…
I am becoming better at open-ended questions. I noticed that I would ask more close-ended questions while doing intakes instead of having a conversation with the clients and now I am much better at shifting away from closed-ended questions. I noticed that in the initial intervention I only asked one closed-ended question and none in the alternative statements. I also noticed that I am better at having more of a conversation-based intake with clients at my practicum site, just by rewording the question that I want to ask and I am able to get more information out of

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