The concept therapist use of self is examined. Reasons for incorporating the moral awareness of the counselor into this concept are presented and a case example is discussed. The salience of this issue in the context of a post-positivist social science is addressed and contextualized within a multicultural frame. A critique of the notion of therapeutic moral neutrality is presented. The discussion concludes with a proposed framing of the concept of therapist use of self.
"Moral Awareness and Therapist Use of Self,"
Journal of Pedagogy, Pluralism, and Practice: Vol. 4
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lesley.edu/jppp/vol4/iss1/4