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What does UPR stand for?

UPR stands for Unconditional Positive Regard

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He gives examples of topics that he has approached critically: practice aspects such as unconditional positive regard, boundaries, assessment, eclecticism, short-term counseling, counselor self-disclosure, ethics, and empathy; training and curriculum issues like the necessity for training, who is suitable to be a counselor, whether men should be counselors, the trainee's personal therapy, core theoretical models, the relationship of theory to practice, whether universities are the best training sites, how necessary psychology is to counseling, and expansion of the field as an academic subject; and theories of practice, such as psychoanalytic therapy and the person-centered approach.
The counselor, working from the basic core qualities of genuineness, unconditional positive regard and empathy (Corey, 2005) would appear to be well prepared to foster these recommendations; however, examination of the counselors' own beliefs is necessary, as well as making a commitment to unlearn any internalized prejudice.