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Jessica L. Borelli Ph.D., David Kyle Bond Ph.D.
Some clients are asking the questions that are in the back of everyone's minds.
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The most commonly asked questions reveal a lot about students' assumptions about therapy, emotions, and connections — which stand in stark contrast to scientific wisdom.
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Often it's spaces between the words that our clients remember, conveying a powerful message when we pause to allow for possibility.
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Jessie Borelli, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Psychological Science at University of California, Irvine.
David Kyle Bond, Ph.D., is a lecturer at the University of California, Irvine in the Psychological Science department.