existentialslidessummary - The universal challenges of...

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Slide one Existential therapy An insight therapy that focuses on the elemental problems of existence, such as death, meaning, choice, and responsibility, Emphasizes making courageous life choices Free will --- the ability to make choices Confrontation --- confronting clients with their own values and with the need to take responsibility for the quality of their existence. Slide two Death is an awareness that everyone is going to die
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Unformatted text preview: The universal challenges of existence - death, freedom, isolation, meaninglessness and include an awareness that everyone is going to die; the responsibility that comes with freedom to choose, the fact that each person is ultimately isolated and alone in his or her private world; and the reality that meaning must be created in life. Slide three...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2010 for the course PSYCHOLOGY psy1000 taught by Professor Cico during the Fall '09 term at Brevard Community College.

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