Year: 1983 Source: 43p. SIEC No: 19901086

The manual begins with an introduction to CORE and its programs. CORE bases its communication skills model on Dr. Carl Rogers’ “client-centered therapy”. CORE’s Helping Relationship, made up of 5 conditions, is outlined. The 4 stages of their Helping Process are explored: 1)tuning in, 2)exploring, 3)understanding, & 4)action planning. Each of these stages are made up of many helping skills which are explained in great detail. Helper-Client conversations are used to help illustrate each skill.