accurate empathy

accurate empathy

[ak′yərit]
a communication technique used to convey an understanding of the patient's feelings and experiences.
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As is common among much pastoral counseling work, an attitude of unconditional high regard and accurate empathy is employed with all his clients to maintain a safe, confident and non-judgmental environment and to maximize effectiveness and benefits throughout.
His nine-point scale, later reduced to five points as the Carkhuff Accurate Empathy Scale, was the scale most widely used in training counselors (Carkhuff, 1969).
Two approaches to teaching accurate empathy to undergraduates: Teachger-intensive and self-directed.
The skillful tutor moves from understanding to action, building on genuine and accurate empathy by helping to strengthen the writer's self-efficacy or sense of agency.
That is, the vignette is consistent with the humanistic goal of accurate empathy, the psychoanalytic objective of identifying underlying feeling states or conflicts, and the cognitive aim of fleshing out experience to identify distorted cognitions.