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As a newly qualified adviser, I was really interested to look into the differences between the types of training I received on my New Zealand course and what the majority of my colleagues go through on UK courses. There were many! Apart from never hearing mention of DOTS (sacrilege I know!) a major part of our course was spent exploring guidance models and what actually takes place within a guidance discussion.
Much was based on Robert R Carkhuff‘s work regarding helping models. The basis of his developmental model for helping is based around a 4 stage process explained below. I’ve used examples from a careers discussion to help put it in perspective.
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