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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-184) and index.
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Contains chapters on: understanding assertive behaviour; barriers to assertiveness and how to overcome them; non-verbal communication; establishing rapport; your rights as a social worker and as an individual; making requests; attending and chairing meetings; giving feedback; learning from criticism.
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This subtle verbal and cognitive shift is the essence of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). It suggests that a person can take action without first changing or eliminating feelings.
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