Humor is a way of helping clients if used properly and with care. This session will look at various forms of humor and how they may be employed in therapeutic ways with clients to enhance their mental health and help them gain new perspectives on life. Different ways that humor may be introduced in counseling, for example, preplanned versus spontaneous, will be covered. In addition, attendees will be given a chance to evaluate their own humor and how it may be employed in varied but significant ways in counseling. Resources on using in humor in varied situations will be provided.