Improve client mindset, by using this exercise to help them find the positive in negative experiences. You’ve no doubt heard that every cloud has a silver lining? Which also means that every problem has a potential opportunity. That’s what this exercise is going to help your client discover.
Problems, issues, loss and grief cause pain. But, if they look for it, they can always find potential and positivity in those things.
If your client has the right mindset, they’ll have a much better chance of finding the answers that are right for them.
This exercse will help them realise, that even the most difficult situation can have a bright side. Once they see that they are capable of finding the positives for themselves, they will become more motivated to find positives in their other experiences as well.
It’s often difficult for clients to see a way out of a difficult, or challenging situation. Generally, because of a victim mindset. Help them to free themselves from this pattern of thought, by giving them the tools to enlighten their thinking.
This is a very popular homework assignment, especially when the client is losing motivation, or feeling negative about their progress. Help improve client mindset by asking them to complete this exercise.
This worksheet can also be found in the Client Homework Pack.