Show 176 - Humanistic Therapy

Last time I talked about Solution Focused Brief Therapy; basically, it is a goal focused short term therapy that looks at the problem, the tools that the patient or client has to deal with them and then a planned progressive goal to make solutions happen.

This time out it is a quick look at Humanistic Therapy.

If you need support contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, the Trevor Project at 1-866-488-7386 or text “START” to 741-741.

Resources Mentioned: 

National Institute of Health Wellness Kit - suggestions and strategies on improving your emotionally health.

Everyday Health has a 2017 article on 10 Ways to Boost Your Emotional Health Through Improving Your Self-Esteem and has a page on building better mental health.

Psychology Today definition of humanistic therapy.

There is a short Udacity video that explains what humanistic therapy is and the goals of the treatment. This video is located on YouTube.

Cornerstone Counseling in Canada has a video about Existential Therapy.

Association of Humanistic Providers page on Eight Perspectives on Staying Grounded When the World Seems Insane.


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