1.Look at the inventory at the beginning of the chapter that helped you identify

1.Look at the inventory at the beginning of the chapter that helped you identify your self-doubts and fears pertaining to your role as a helper. Select one or two of these concerns and write about them. What are some steps you might take in dealing with your greatest concerns?
2.Reflect on the kinds of defensive behavior that you see within yourself. How open are you to accepting your limitations? If you were a client in counseling, what defenses to changing might you develop? What do you think it would be like if your clients were very much like you?
3. Look over the descriptive list of difficult client behaviors and identify specific kinds of client behaviors you would find most difficult to deal with in a helping relationship. Write down what you believe you can learn about yourself from your reactions to certain behaviors displayed by clients.