University of Aberdeen

Difficult Edge

Person-Centred Practice at the Difficult Edge

ISBN 9781 906254 69 8 (2014)

This book presents accounts of the practice of the person-centred approach (PCA) with people suffering from a range of severe and enduring conditions. Comprehensively refuting the notion that person-centred therapy is suitable only for the 'worried well', it backs up contemporary practice with appropriate theory. For students, academic and professional…
Rogers’ Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 4. Contact and Perception

Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 4. Contact and Perception

ISBN 978 1 898059 32 5 (2002)

Carl Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice traces the evolution and application of Carl Rogers' necessary and sufficient therapeutic conditions from 1957 to the present day. Volume 4: Contact and Perception. Understudied to the point of being ignored, conditions one and six of Carl Rogers' Necessary and Sufficient' conditions are given…
Rogers’ Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 3. Unconditional Positive

Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 3. Unconditional Positive Regard

ISBN 978 1 898059 31 8 (2001)

Carl Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice traces the evolution and application of Carl Rogers' necessary and sufficient therapeutic conditions from 1957 to the present day. Unconditional Positive Regard is the third volume in this impressive series, in which another distinguished international collection of theorists and practitioners lead the…
Rogers’ Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 1. Congruence

Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice. Volume 1. Congruence

ISBN 978 1 898059 29 5 (2001)

Carl Rogers' Therapeutic Conditions: Evolution, Theory and Practice traces the evolution and application of Carl Rogers' necessary and sufficient therapeutic conditions from 1957 to the present day. Volume 1: Congruence. Genuineness, transparency, authenticity and realness are all terms used to convey Rogers' concept of congruence. This book is the first to specifically…
Embracing Non-directivity: Reassessing person-centered theory and practice in the 21st century

Embracing Non-directivity: Reassessing person-centered theory and practice in the 21st century

ISBN 978 1 898059 68 4 (2005)

Non-directivity is the distinguishing feature of the revolutionary, anti-authoritarian approach to psychotherapy and human relations developed by Carl Rogers. This book brings together an impressive international collection of person-centered writers, each exploring an important facet of non-directivity as it relates to person-centered theory and practice. Their contributions examine the history,…