Humanistic Approach Summary

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  • Humanistic Approach
    • Free will, self actualisation, the self, the congruence and conditions of worth.
    • Developed by Carl Rogers and Maslow 1950s
    • Humans are conscious and aware of themselves and are purposeful and creative
    • Known as the third force in psychology
    • Rejects scientific and experimental methods, as well as reductionist and deterministic views.
    • Focuses on personality responsibility, free will and individuals striving for personal growth and fulfilment.
    • Focuses on subjective experience of being human, believing every person is unique.


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