Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) is a therapeutic approach which was developed primarily based on Western culture, beliefs and ideals. Six Master of Counsel ling Psychology students in Hong Kong participated in a clinical practicum for one semester during which they had the opportunity to apply the principles of SFBT with Chinese clients. The paper commences with an overview of the development of SFBT and counseling in Hong Kong, followed by the cultural context consider actions. Three case examples, in addition to the learnings, cultural challenges and experiences from the student counsellors are provided. The implications for the use of SFBT in the Australian cultural context are briefly discussed.
"Using SFBT in Hong Kong: Initiatives from Hong Kong Master of Counselling psychology students and implications for cultural contexts in Australia*,"
Journal of Solution Focused Practices: Vol. 1:
1, Article 5.
Available at: https://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/journalsfp/vol1/iss1/5