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Person-Centered Theory Case Study

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-How the theory would conceptualize her "problem,"
-Identify what key concepts can be applied
-Discuss two specific interventions you would use with this client.
-Identify a limitation of using the theory to this case.

The case study is from Capella University and titled 'Case Study One: The Case of Mary'.

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Person-Centered Theory

(1) How the theory would conceptualize her "problem,"

The basic purpose underlying the person-centered approach is aid the client in to help the client develop meaningful knowledge about the self. Thus, in conceptualizing Mary's problem, the person-centered perspective points to values, meaning and purpose that reside within her, and focus on helping her to discover her true self. The person-centered approach will provide Mary with the opportunity to experience her life in a clearer and different manner. The person-centered approach introduced by Carl Rogers is based on three conditions necessary for growth and change: (1) genuineness on congruence, (2) empathy, and (3) unconditional positive regard for the client (Rogers, l967 as cited in Cepeda &, Davenport, 2006, p. 2).

(2) Identify what key concepts can be applied

The key concepts that can be applied based on the Person-centered approach are: (1) self-identity, (2) self-actualization, and (2) self-concept. Rogerian therapy begins with an understanding of human functioning with the therapist is ...

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Can you apply the person-centered approach to the case of Mary (see the case study narrative, The Case of Mary attached). Can you specify how the theory would conceptualize her "problem," identify wha ...there is moreshow problemCan you apply the person-centered approach to the case of Mary (see the case study narrative, The Case of Mary attached). Can you specify how the theory would conceptualize her "problem," identify what key concepts can be applied, and discuss two specific interventions you would use with this client. In addition, can you Identify a limitation of using the theory to this case.

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