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What is Person Centred Therapy?

Many people ask me what exactly does ‘person centred therapy’ mean. It is not always easy to explain the approach thoroughly.

Here is a fantastic video where the father of person centred therapy, … 81 more words

Shhh!!!...facilitating Silence

An exploration into the therapeutic relationship that may provide a trusted environment where absence of speech can be a useful form of communication


This essay is a critical appraisal of the nature of therapeutic relationship. 5,025 more words


The Therapeutic Relationship in Context:

- Finding the Person-Centered Approach in Homeopathy.

Ian Townsend, FSHom, FHEA, M.A.

The following paper draws from a presentation given by Ian to the 25th Anniversary Meeting of the Association for the Development of the Person-Centered Approach, at the University of Loyola, Chicago, ILL. 14,782 more words


Who was Carl Rogers?

Carl Rogers was born on the 8th of January 1902 in Oak Park, Illinois.

In 1919 he began studying agriculture, but later graduated with a Bachelors degree in History. 506 more words

Autumn 2014 - The Therapeutic Relationship

Making Sense of Empathy – An Attempt

Carl Rogers defines empathy as perception of “the internal frame of reference of another with accuracy, and with the emotional components and meanings which pertain thereto, as if one were the other person, but without ever losing the ‘as if’ condition” . 763 more words

Autumn 2014 - The Therapeutic Relationship

Meditations and reflections: On Becoming a Person, by Carl Rogers

Got this at Half Price Books not a few moons back, set it aside in the dreaded no man’s land of the office bookshelf; picked it up a couple months ago and actually, you know, … 434 more words

Mental Health Industry

Change - Carl Rogers

“The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.”

Carl Rogers