Jacob L. Moreno

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  • Group Psychotherapy Reflection

    “Oh, I have been in this group for more than 12 years” shared by a gentleman from a gambling anonymous (GA) group that I attended as a homework assignment. My first impression for group psychotherapy is that group will help people to reduce stress level without knowing how, why or what group counseling actually is. With the limited knowledge regarding group counseling, I am surprised to learn how much impact a support group can have for each person who participates. During the first lecture, although we were taught that group therapy has the same effectiveness as individual therapy in many situation, I did not completely accept it (Kinnier, 2016). What went into my mind was that “how is a group setting be as effective as the individual setting?” It turned out that I was wrong; I agree that group therapy has the same significance as individual therapy. In this paper, my experience with group therapy, my therapeutic values, theoretical orientation, philosophy regarding group psychotherapy will be discussed. Being able to participate in a group throughout the whole semester benefits me greatly. It gave me a better understanding of how being in a group would be, what clients may experience physically, and what they may feel emotionally. Physically, I discovered that it is important to have comfortable chairs to spend time on because sitting on a hard surface chair decreases the desires to be engaged during the session, and it may also be damaging if clients have back issues. On…

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  • Evolution Of Group Work Essay

    became present and centered upon through group guidance and psychoeducation. During this time there was a responsibility present with homeroom teachers which was also entitled the guidance hour. The teacher’s duties consisted of forming friendly liaisons, uncovering the capabilities and needs of students and creating correct outlooks in students in reference to the community, home, and school. Another turning point in the early 1900’s was in the 1930s when the Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group…

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  • Group Psychotherapy And Transparency Theory Summary

    The Therapist: Transference and Transparency The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy Therapy is a book written by ( Yalom D. Irving) it serves as a guideline on how to conduct group therapy. Therapy is an element of care that brings about change, however it is critical to note change would never occur without the exchanges that take place between the therapist and the client. In previous chapters, Yalom, instructs us of how to conduct group therapy and what techniques should be…

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  • Essay On The Women In The Epic Of Gilgamesh

    Women Who Made a Difference Women, while often portrayed as unimportant to the hero’s success or failure, were sometimes the catalyst that aligned the hero with fate. Siduri, in The Epic of Gilgamesh, gave Gilgamesh the information he needed to complete his quest for immortality. It was, however, her words of wisdom that ultimately offered the answers he sought. Rebekah, in The Old Testament, executed a plan so Jacob, rather than Esau, received his father’s blessing. When Esau vowed to kill…

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  • Theme Of Forgiveness In The Book Of Genesis

    strong.” Throughout The Book of Genesis, conflict reveals the imperfection of God’s creation of man; however, forgiveness is what proves that man is not completely evil. Whether the conflict be man vs. man, man vs. society, man vs. God, etc., forgiveness is never an easily accomplished task. The acts of begging for or providing forgiveness can take extensive amounts of time to build strength to do. The concept of forgiveness in The Book of Genesis teaches that the act of forgiving requires…

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  • Series: Is Our Worship Sincere?

    wheelchair because he refuses to wear prosthetic legs. He was just going through the motion of worship, until one Sunday morning, 10 years-old little girl got up in church and gave her testimony. She was hit by a drunk driver, and loss her right arm, she stated that God loves her so much that he gave her another year of birthday to spend with her mom and dad. This young girl was the God’s messenger. God always intervenes when you are not looking. Are we rejection God’s distinguishing love…

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  • Genealogies In The Bible

    starts with Adam and is traced through to Jacob’s sons . Young earth creationists will agree that it is the traditional interpretation—days are to be understood literally, which makes the earth is about 6,000-10,000 years old. The author of Genealogies, Seed and the compositional Unity of Genesis, Alexander Desmond, points out one obvious feature of the book of Genesis in its received forms, which is the repetition of headings used as an introduction for narratives and genealogies that alternate…

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  • Comparison Of Canaanites And Israelites

    latter prophet came about during the division of the kingdom when Israel had sinned against the Lord. As well as Judah had become disobedient (2Kings 25:1-6) these three latter prophets where called to bring back Israel from their sins. Israel had become disobedient for many years as the Lord had delivered them from slavery in Egypt and from all kind of affliction such as, disease, plaques yet they continue to be disobedient by following false prophets, and idol gods. The Lord has recovered…

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  • Personal Narrative: Jealousy

    again, the Bible says, “The earth is the Lord’s, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it. (Psalms 24:1). God is jealous for His creation. The Bible expresses that God is the rightful owner of everything; therefore, He has every right to be jealous. But why would God be jealous in the first place? Terah, Abrahams father, worshipped idols (Joshua 24:2). Abraham, Isaac and Jacob did not worshipped idols or made any shrines. However, Jacob did seem to idolize Rachel. Jacob worked…

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  • Analysis Of Isaiah 13: The Day Of The Lord

    1. When one hears the phase “Day of the Lord” there are usually a few things that run through their head. For the believers, the righteous, it is a day of hope, but for the unbeliever, the unrighteous it is a day of destruction. “The Day of the Lord”, according to J. Ed Komoszewski in his article, “A Basic Introduction to The Day of the Lord in the Old Testament Writings Prophets” is two sided in nature. It will produce both destruction and blessing to everyone on the Earth. The wicked, the ones…

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