THE FUNCTIONS AND MECHANISMS OF EMPATHY IN COUNSELING
 
Hidemi, H., Okazaki Junior College for Women and Shiomi, K., Hyogo Graduate Univ. of Teacher Education, Japan
 
The functions and mechanisms of empathy in counseling situations were investigated. The empathy was measures by using a scale. Also Shimoda Personalit inventory and the Kinetic Family Drawing Test were administered. And the differences who had higher and lower in empathy scales in counseling situation were investigated.