How We Care

How We Care: Episode 8: The Courage of the Person-Centred Approach

Episode Summary

Elizabeth and Paul discuss the Person-Centred approach to helping conversations, how it can empower clients and why it requires courage on the part of a helping professional.

Episode Notes

Carl Rogers was the originator of the person-centred approach, and this Psychology Today article gives a quick overview of what the approach entails.

Carl Rogers' Person-Centered Approach | Psychology Today

You can read more about the approach here.....

Person–Centered Therapy (Rogerian Therapy) (

and here (a perspective on applying the approach to Health Services)

and finally here  (an interview focussing on using a person-centred approach in career counselling)