Transference and Countertransference In Trauma Treatment Part 1
Trauma treatment is intense for all parties involved. Sometimes the therapeutic relationship is the first healthy relationship for a client. In this relationship, it can be easy for transference to appear.
If transference is not identified and managed in a healthy manner, it can be damaging for the client and limiting to their trauma healing process.
In this week’s vlog, I discuss in detail (with examples) the following things to consider when addressing transference:
- Calling it out
- Setting boundaries
- Working through it