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SFP 65 – Nothing special about it – From Mental Health to End of Life and Grief Counseling with Joel K. Simon
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Joel K. Simon about opportunities in dialogue. In today’s episode, we talk with Joel K. Simon, Solution Focused Clinical Social Worker and Therapist, LCSW, BCD, ASW, and program chair of the SFBTA conference 2019, about his Solution Focused journey. Joel shares with us what attracted him about Solution Focus and still fascinates him today, how and when he got in touch with Solution Focus, and how he introduced SF in the agenciy he worked for. Listen to his stories with the Solution Focused Brief Therapy Center in Milwaukee, Insoo Kim Berg, Steve de Shazer, Dan Gallagher and others. We talk about working with people instead of diagnosis or labels and “End of Life and Grief Counseling” with Solution Focus, his books in this field, and his article „Opportunities: Organizing the Solution-Focused Interview“ that he wrote together with Lance Taylor. As program chair of the SFBTA conference 2019 in Montreal he also shares what fascinates him about the program. And a classic as challenge of the week: „Find out what’s working and do more of it."