Reality Therapy Basic Beliefs

Basic Needs

Procedures That Lead to Change:
The "WDEP" System

W Wants:

What do you want to be and do?

Your "picture album"

D Doing and Direction:

What are you doing?

Where do you want to go?

E Evaluation:

Does your present behavior have a reasonable chance

of getting you what you want?

P Planning – "SAMIC"

Planning For Change

S Simple: Easy to understand, specific and concrete

A Attainable: Within the capacities and motivation of the client

M Measurable: Are the changes observable and helpful?

I Immediate & Involved: What can be done today? What can you do?

C Controlled: Can you do this by yourself or will you be dependent on

Total Behavior
Our Best Attempt to Satisfy Our Needs