The Human Factor: Student Reactions to the Integration of Personal Dispositions Into a Counseling Program
Article first published online: 7 APR 2013
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The Journal of Humanistic Counseling
Volume 52, Issue 1, pages 5–22, April 2013
How to Cite
GIBBONS, M. M., COCHRAN, J. L., SPURGEON, S. and DIAMBRA, J. F. (2013), The Human Factor: Student Reactions to the Integration of Personal Dispositions Into a Counseling Program. Jrnl Humanistic Counseling, 52: 5–22. doi: 10.1002/j.2161-1939.2013.00029.x
- Issue published online: 7 APR 2013
- Article first published online: 7 APR 2013
- Received 09/20/10; Revised 03/11/11; Accepted 08/15/11
The authors explored student reactions to the integration of personal dispositions, or characteristic attitudes, into a counseling program. Results suggested participants liked focusing on personal dispositions and were able to identify areas of personal growth related to these characteristics. Integrating humanistic principles by using dispositions is recommended when training future counselors.