Compare and contrast person-centered theory and Gestalt’s assumptions of human nature. How do they differ? How are they similar?
Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:
- What are two key concepts from each theory?
- How do the assumptions of human nature and key concepts relate to the therapeutic goals of each theory?
- What is the therapist’s function and/or role in each form of therapy? What are some skills that will be crucial to keep in mind when using these theories with clients?