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Carl Rogers’ Propositions [III]

[III] The organism reacts as an organized whole to this phenomenal field. In my mind this proposition is possibly one of the most influential of all in regards to successful counselling. It encapsulates Rogers’ life-long belief that everyone has an … Continue reading

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Carl Rogers’ Propositions [II]

[II] The organism reacts to the field as it is experienced and perceived. This perceptual field is, for the individual, “reality”. This is one of my favourite Propositions. The idea that no objective reality exists and so everyone experiences their … Continue reading

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Carl Rogers’ Propositions [I]

I’ve been refreshing myself with Rogers’ 19 famous propositions which form the corner stone of his theory of personality and behavior. Familiarity of these goes a long way to understanding the world we live in and the individuals who populate … Continue reading

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Finding Meaning in Bereavement

The loss of someone close feels like it is the end of the world. Your world, or your perception of it as it used to be. Reality for the bereaved is predominantly stuck in the past, with the occasional forays … Continue reading

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The Importance of Death in Reality

It’s pretty safe to assume that when death enters our lives the perception of our reality changes yet again. I have already stated my take on reality as one that changes over time and the non-existence of objective reality. My … Continue reading

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The Perception of Reality: Objective or Subjective?

Where best to start a discourse on the concept of reality than my own perception of it? First of all, let me explain why I am a supporter of the theory that reality is subjective and created within the mental … Continue reading

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Personal Realities: Do they exist?

Relationships, personal or otherwise, have always been of  interest to me in a variety of ways. I am fascinated at how people interact with each other and being one of those who has had many interactions in my life (as have … Continue reading

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