Video 4.5 Being Non-Judgemental

These resources support you in establishing the aims, plans and skills for the Beginning Stage and establishing a therapeutic alliance.

Mick Cooper discusses the importance of taking a non-judgemental approach, and what to do with the judgements we recognize we do have (10:21)

Discussion questions

  • How might you manage and work with judgemental feelings about your clients?
  • What is the most important element of a non-judgemental, accepting stance?