A history of modern psychology 3rd ed. According to Rogers, every individual holds strong inclinations towards the growth, health and adaptation and that is the self-actualization. An examination of the tenets and components of these theories provides profound insight into how succinctly each theory mirrored the context in which it was created and reflected the perspectives of its theorists.
For an individual to be truly happy and for self-actualisation to be realised, the public and hidden selves must be as similar as possible.
Empathy from the framework of Client-Centered theory and the Rogerian hypothesis. Due to the frequent changes in our concepts and identities, psychology attempts to explain the processes and outcomes.
Ekstrom The following section provides empirical support by citing evidence for Rogers and against Freud. Sigmund Freud — and Carl Rogers — are widely recognised as two of the most influential psychotherapists of the twentieth century Ziegler In a mid-range of the iceberg are thoughts normally unavailable to consciousness but which are called by an act of will pre-conscious.