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How is the technique of Empathy used in ORFT?

When necessary intervene by expressing empathy to help the family members open up.
Class #4 Study notes P. 16
Nichols P. 175


What is the goal of ORFT and why?

The goal of ORFT is the identification of unconscious inner conflict that is not measured because it is subjective in form.
Class #4 Study notes P. 18
Nichols P. 175


Through therapy the therapist will probe gently in an efford to....

a. Elicit history
b. thoughts
c. perspectives
d. feelings.
Class #4 Study notes P. 17
Nichols P. 175


What is the study of feedback mechanisms in self-regulating systems called?

Nichols P. 55