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Articles for Carl Rogers

6 Amazing Things Carl Rogers Gave Us

by Dr. Stephanie Sarkis: 1. Person-Centered Therapy This is the big one, Rogers’ therapy raison d’etre. Person-Centered Therapy advocated for Unconditional Positive Regard, use of a reflective technique, and a more egalitarian counseling relationship between counselor and client. Here’s Rogers talking about Person-Centered Therapy:

Psychology History: Carl Rogers

by Kathy Jo Hall: Carl R. Rogers is known as the father of client-centered therapy. Throughout his career he dedicated himself to humanistic psychology and is well known for his theory of personality development. He began developing his humanistic concept while working with abused children.

Michelangelo meets Carl Rogers

This essay was written with Theresa E. DiDonato. “Eigentlich bin ich ganz anders; ich komm nur viel zu selten dazu.” [I am actually totally different; I just don’t get around to it most of the time.] — Udo Lindenberg, noted German rock man and poet

Carl Rogers

by Saul McLeod: Carl Rogers (1902-1987) was a humanistic psychologist agreed with most of what Maslowbelieved, but added that for a person to “grow”, they need an environment that provides them with genuineness (openness and self-disclosure), acceptance (being seen with unconditional positive regard), and empathy (being listened to and understood).