WHAT ARE THE APPLICATIONS OF CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY?

PRIVATE PSYCHOTHERAPY CLINIC -SENIOR ACCREDITED PSYCHOTHERAPIST-Dr.Fawzy Masaoud-LONDON, ENGLAND

During the 1950s, at the University of Chicago,Carl Rogers recognized that client-centered principles could be effectively utilized in groups as well as individual relationships.He noted that his graduate classes, which were based on participation, free expression, and self-initiated learning activities, and were taught without prescribed curricula or        grades, resulted in the same outcomes as in individual therapy. Throughout the 1970s,he has used groups almost exclusively in  educating therapists and organization leaders.It is a rewarding  experience to enter one of Rogers’s groups and find that there is no one telling you what to do; nor is anyone competing with you for  grades. Group members cooperate to help one another with whatever problems surface in the group. Members become co-therapists with    Rogers. Learningactivities are self-generated.

Thus, Client-Centered Therapy methods and attitudes can be applied in any setting where people interact with people. Client-Centered Therapy may not completely answer the problems of…

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