Purpose: The purpose of the reflective journal is to give the student the opportunity to develop reflection of self, therapeutic use of self, and reflection of relationship, assessment skills and therapeutic communication with another person. The student may use the following formats for reflection (paper is to be written in one of these formats only): Sister Roach's Six C's of Caring Please answer the following questions Reflect on your expectations for your clinical experience. How does this make you feel? What can you do to prepare yourself? What can you do to prepare yourself for the semester?