An example of self-disclosure is a mental health professional revealing personal information to a client, according to mental health counselor Barbara LoFrisco. Mental health profe...
Self-disclosure is a process of communication by which one person reveals
information about himself or herself to another. The information can be
descriptive or ...
Learning Objectives. Define self-disclosure. Explain the connection between
social penetration theory, social comparison theory, and self-disclosure. Discuss
Self-disclosure is sharing with someone information which helps him or her
understand you. Self-disclosure is most revealing when the sharing is in the
Previous studies have found that 30 percent to 40 percent of daily conversations communicate information to other people about our own experiences, the study said. Lots of researchers have previously theorized that using social media might release pleasure-inducin... More »
Self-Disclosure: Social Penetration. Self-disclosure can be defined as the
intentional sharing of personal information about oneself. Disclosure may include
Self-Disclosure in psychotherapy: Types of Self-Disclosures, Historical Context of
Self-Disclosure, Ethical Decision-Making in Self-Disclosure, by Ofer Zur, Ph.D.
Therapist self-disclosure can be an extremely powerful tool in therapy sessions,
but it can also cause ethical issues. Janine Roberts, family therapist, details the ...
sharing personal feelings and information with others. Miller-Keane
Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh
the act or an instance of disclosing; exposure; revelation. 2. that which is
disclosed; a revelation. 3. Patent Law. (in a patent application) the descriptive ...