1. Discuss Ego-Defense Mechanisms and the role that each play in therapy. Explain the differences of transference vs countertransference. Have you had a personal experience with either transference or countertransference either personally yourself or with a client or a friend/family/coworker?
2. From an Alderian perspective, group members are best understood by looking at where they are going. Apply this statement to yourself and reflect on the direction you are striving toward. How are your goals influencing what you are doing now? How do you think your past gas influenced your future goals?