just as a plant, given sunshine, water and proper care will reach its natural maturity,
so will humans reach theirs, absent harsh and punitive treatment. — Carl R. Rogers
Journal of Humanistic Psychology
An international journal of human potential,
self-actualization, the search for meaning and social change
The JHP is available electronically to members of institutions with a print subscription or for a fee.
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The articles and features in JHP bring you the best of current scholarship covering a wide range of topics, such as: Authenticity · Community-building · Confluent education · Consciousness · Creativity · Existential psychotherapy · Holistic healing and learning · Humanistic politics · Humanistic psychotherapy · Human science research · Identity · I-Thou encounters · Love · Peace and mediation · Personal Growth · Self-actualization · Self-transcendence · Spiritual development · Synergy · Values.
A Multifaceted View of the Field
The Journal of Humanistic Psychology explores the many facets of humanistic psychology through a variety of features, including experiential reports, analyses of contemporary culture, theoretical papers, personal essays, poetry, research studies emphasizing human scientific methods, and applications of humanistic psychology.
Easy-to-Use Annual Index
For fast, easy reference the last issue of each year of the Journal of Humanistic Psychology includes an index of articles and authors.
Thematic Issues and Sections
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Kirk J. SchneiderManaging Editor:
Shawn RubinAssociate Editors:
Kevin KeenanPsychotherapy Editor:
David CainResearch Editor:
Will W. Adams
Walter Truett Anderson
Jeffery Alan Brisker
Thomas F. Cloonan
Roy J. deCarvalhol
Constance T. Fischer
Barbara S. Held
Adelbert H. Jenkins
Rabbi Michael Lerner
David A. Levy
John L. Levy
Brent Dean Robbins
M. Brewster Smith
E. Mark Stern