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Case Study #3

Applying Needs Based Practices of Communication in Probation By Michael S. Oden, MA Overview of Observable Facts: Mother divorced Father when  Defendant was 14 years old First divorce a 14... Continue Reading

Case Study #2

Apply Needs Based Practices Communication in Probation By Michael S. Oden, MA Overview of the Observable Facts: Defendant is 42 year old white male Defendant began using drugs at the... Continue Reading

CASE STUDY #1

Applying Needs Based Practices Communication in Probation By Michael S. Oden, MA Overview of Observable Facts: Defendant  was “touched sexually” by Aunt (Mother’s sister) for approximately 2 years (9 to... Continue Reading

Empathy

Empathy-intellectual & emotional awareness and understanding of another person’s thoughts, feelings, and behavior even that are distressing. emphasizes understanding The Final Step program  Continue Reading

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Michael Oden’s Needs Based Method is exactly the kind of innovation that we need to address substance abuse. The key to solving a problem is first identifying its cause. I... Continue Reading

Empathy vs Sympathy

Empathy-intellectual & emotional awareness and understanding of another person’s thoughts, feelings, and behavior even that are distressing. Continue Reading