What is the role of the Professional Counselor (or Marriage and Family Therapist, or Human Services Worker) and how is it distinguished from other fields of counseling including social work, psychiatry, pastoral counseling, and psychology?
· How will the professional counseling you are going to be providing in the future differ from counseling you have provided in the past?
· What and/or who motivated you to choose counseling/marriage and family therapy/human services?
· What will you personally gain from counseling individuals, families, and/or groups?
· What does professionalism look like in the field of counseling? What professional behaviors, dress, and attitudes are associated with the profession of counseling? How will you exhibit professional behavior in your new career?