Experiential Family Therapy Paper

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According to our reading experiential therapy is use to facilitate creative experiences for family (Hecker, 2015). Furthermore therapist are to use their own personality, spontaneity and creativity in symbolic experiential family therapy (Hecker, 2015). Carl Whitcher a pioneer of this approach objective was to trigger anxiety among the families. According to Cag & Acarb (2015) while working with families, Whitaker teased them through free behavioral and emotional means to provoke them. I believe this technique could potentially cause more harm than good if the family is not capable of handling the therapist probing. The code of ethics warns marriage and family therapist of making public their professional recommendation and opinions through

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