Title

Revealing the Power of Practitioner Relationships: An Action-Driven Inquiry of Counselor Wellness

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

10-2013

Originally Published In

Journal of Humanistic Counseling

Volume Number

52

Issue Number

2

Page Numbers

177-190

Abstract

This study examined practicing counselors' definitions of wellness and how counselors maintain professional wellness over time. Findings indicated counselors are adept at balancing personal and professional wellness and that relationships, in particular, are important for maintaining balance. Implications and recommendations within a humanistic practice setting are discussed.