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Re: 'Standard Abduction Experience'

From: Kathy Kasten <catraja.nul>
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2011 20:55:27 +0000
Archived: Wed, 09 Feb 2011 07:04:58 -0500
Subject: Re: 'Standard Abduction Experience' 


>From: Rick Nielsen <nilthchi.nul>
>To: post.nul
>Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2011 09:35:16 -0800 (PST)
>Subject: Re: 'Standard Abduction Experience'

>>From: Nigel Watson <nigelwatson1.nul>
>>To: post.nul
>>Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2011 15:30:32 +0000
>>Subject: Re: 'Standard Abduction Experience'

>>Now that Cathy Reason and Jerome Clarke have rubbished the
>>importance and methodology of psychology, psychiatry and
>>psychosocial ufology, can we all be happy that alien abduction
>>research rises above them like a towering edifice of reason?

>>Of course not.

>Damning all things psyche aside, "first do no harm" applies
>here. So does "people don't care how much you know until they
>know how much you care."

>When proving a theory trumps the two guides above, all results
>are suspect. When ethics are questionable, that's when the claws
>come out in any association. And yes, it's always a two- way
>street.

>Client-centered, compassionate caring and constructive
>counseling increasing coping capacity; that's the goal of
>psychology and psychiatry. It should also be the goal of those
>who deal with abductees of any type.

>And you probably already know that.

>For those who don't, I highly recommend Motivational
>Interviewing which I use daily in my work. You can find out more
>about it by clicking this link:

>http://www.motivationalinterview.org/

Nigel:

I accessed the website you recommended. For me, it was a
disappointment as I was looking for a definition of MI and
didn't find any. Just text promoting itself. Nothing wrong with
that, but I was looking for info providing more specific
details.

Where are you on the issue of so-called "alien abductions?"


KK



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