Use of Analogy Fundamental Comprehension by means of metaphoric Communications
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The Analogy It helps us use aptitudes and comprehensions from one scope of our experience, to give a new meaning to another life happening Try to use images that are common to the client, or that respond to their preferred representational system
Using Anecdotes, Parables and Stories Anecdotes: I knew a person that, A client once told me, Once I saw Anecdotes help the client work through anxieties and fears, or tough and denied experiences Stories: There once was a cat… Movies, etc. Stories help clients reconnect with their emotions and to break the Ice.
I know of a family that... Or I have a friend that... Analogies with other clients, people or experiences, can introduce to the individual or family theory a kind of Group Therapy Effect, in which Universalization ingrains hope and a new way of looking at things; besides removing the These things only happen to me myth.
Metaphor through action Physical action is a powerful way for analogies and metaphors to benefit The Psychodramatic Techniques is based on these principles