The use of humor when counseling African American college students
Abbreviated Journal Title
J. Couns. Dev.
PSYCHOTHERAPY; Psychology, Applied
According to the literature, humor is a critical tool to enhance the counseling process because it can reduce stress, build rapport, and aid in the increase of the client's self-efficacy. In recent years, the critical nature of using humor appropriately from a cultural perspective has been explored. In this article, the authors further explore the cultural foundations, purpose, effectiveness, and implications of using humor when counseling African American college students.
Journal of Counseling and Development
"The use of humor when counseling African American college students" (2006). Faculty Bibliography 2000s. 6673.