David Boud, Rosemary Keough and David Walker's reflective model (1985), suggests that emotion is integral to the reflective process.
Reflection requires individuals to think about, reflect on and evaluate their experiences
This model has
three stages. It focuses on on the user's emotions, rather than taking a purely logical view of the situation or experience.
The reflection can help the user to change behaviour allowing success in a situation where negativity has previously prevented a breakthrough.
2. Reflective process