Conclusions And Contraindications

I have found this to be a very useful technique for helping group members learn to clarify their communications, to have more imme diate experience of themselves and others, and to increase intimacy. I have found it quite useful with a number of populations with varied language skills. However, careful consideration of cultural and language differences is necessary since there can be major differences in different cultures' understanding and valuing of individual responsibility and agency.


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