I am a professional counselor, coach and trainer, I live and work in Italy. My encounter with the person-centered approach, which took place 20 years ago, radically changed my way of meeting and relating to others and to myself. The values underlying PCA resonate with my need for personal growth…
Dominic has more than thirty-five years of consulting, training, coaching and team building experience. Dominic was a co-founder with Carl R. Rogers and other colleagues of The Center for Studies of the Person in La Jolla California in 1968. His Master’s degree was in Clinical…
I am a father of two young adults, Kyle and Sarah, who are just starting life, post-college. I wake up every day around five in the morning and head down to the local coffee shop in Huntington Beach, California. I think about how I am doing with the two of them…
Ray De Lagrave
I first became acquainted with the Person Centered Approach during a course on Organizational Behavior in my MBA program at UCLA in the mid—60’s. One of our textbooks—On Becoming a Person was my first exposure to Carl Rogers. I remember vividly how profoundly…
My real interest and study of the PCA began within the first couple of years of becoming a professor. I teach at a college with a large number of first-generation college students that is in Far West Texas. Looking back, my impression was that there was an assumption….
Dr Silvia C. Dubovoy is a teacher trainer from birth to six years of age, lecturer, examiner and consultant for the Association Montessori Internationale. Dr. Dubovoy has a B.A., a M.A. and a Ph.D. in Psychology from Universidad de Barcelona, Spain…
In many ways, I have lived the tenets of CSP through my marriage with Patrick. The constructs of empathy, congruence and unconditional positive regard have shaped our marriage over time. Through this daily work, I have learned the power of deep listening….
President and CEO of Camelot-USA, Inc. She teaches competence in Leadership and Management, training leaders to become competent in work relationships. She is a linguist using language and PCA to prize and…
Μy journey with the Person-Centered Approach started in 2009 with meditation. Sitting quietly with
myself, letting go of the many thoughts that inundated me, I started discovering who I was, and understood the power…
I first became aware of the Center for Studies of the Person (CSP) at my place of employment in 1976. I was talking to one of my fellow workers, probably complaining about something, and she said, “I know how you feel”…LEARN MORE
Carey Patrick Wertz
I have worked in various areas of education for the past 17 years. I started as a high school literature teacher in Georgia and now work as a college instructor in Human Services and Chemical Dependency Counseling….
When I went to Carl Rogers workshop in Santa Cruz in 1972 I listened to Carl describe the person Center qualities and I knew that I was home and someone had verbalized the qualities I felt within myself and so often people did not understand…