In this event, Jerold Bozarth describes why the Actualising Tendency in Carl Rogers' theory is both a revolution and a revelation. He challenges ideas around how we think about the conditions of congruence, empathy, and unconditional positive regard & the role they play in the therapeutic relationship.
About Jerold Bozarth
Jerold D. Bozarth is Professor Emeritus of the University of Georgia, where his tenure included Chair of the Department of Counseling and Human Development, Director of the Rehabilitation Counseling Program, and Coordinator of the Person-Centered Studies Project. He has consulted with person-centred training programs in the Czech Republic, Brazil, England, Greece, and Portugal. He was Scientific Director for the Person-Centred Learning Programme at the Institute for Person-Centred Learning in England. He has published over 400 articles, book chapters, and technical manuals in addition to four books.