In this journal assignment, you will reflect on your personal strengths and opportunities to grow within the field. Toward the end of the course, you will revisit this journal and reflect on your personal growth. Knowing who you are, where your bias is, and where your strengths are is important because it influences client outcomes.

Prompt: In your journal entry, address the following:

 Describe personal strengths that are important within the field of counseling.

 Explain what personal opportunities exist for growth.

Guidelines for Submission: Your journal entry should be 2 to 3 paragraphs in length. Any sources should be cited according to APA style.