Rogers believed that the essence of human nature is

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Rogers believed that the essence of human nature is an innate drive for actualization Research using the Q sort provides impressive evidence for the effectiveness of person- centered therapy The self-reports, children whose parents used conditional regard showed poor coping skills, fluctuating levels of self-esteem and low self worth Parents who accepted their children unconditionally and displayed democratic child rearing practices had children with higher self-esteem and greater emotional security To say that Maslow and Rogers were existential is to recognize that they emphasized choice making and responsibility To say that Rogers took a phenomenological approach recognize that he emphasized understanding the point of view of the client Rogers regarded the fundamental motivation to be the actualizing tendency If a person is highly incongruent the real self and ideal self are in conflict
To say that Maslow and Rogers were existential is to recognize that they emphasized choice making and responsibility Rogers' term for acceptance we need from others is positive regard Our level of psychological adjustment is a function of the extent to which self is contingent with environment Differentiation of self .... All of the above Rogers term for understanding others as they see themselves is empathy At an intrapsychic level, differentiation refers to the ability to distinguish between intellect and emotion Highly differentiated individuals are thought to demonstrate better psychological adjustment Highly differentiated individuals are thought to remain in satisfying contact with families of origin People who are highly differentiated tend to also be emotionally regulated Those who have "satisfaction with life" tend to All of the above
A peak experience occurs when the self is transcend and a person feels supremely able and at peace

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