Society for Humanistic Psychology Newsletter

A newsletter of Division 32
October 2017
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Feature Article

A presidential address: The state of humanistic psychology

This column is based on the presidential address from Donna Rockwell, PsyD, at the APA's 2017 Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 4, 2017, to Div. 32 (Society for Humanistic Psychology).

President-Elect Column

From the Past President

  • Humanistic psychology as an act of resistance
    Div. 32 endeavors to serve students, clients and communities in ways that recognize the depth and breadth of human experience, the fullness of what it means to be human and to work towards realizing a just society — our humanitarian values in action.
    By Shawn Rubin

Editor's Column

  • The humanistic roots of harm reduction
    A continuation of the Editor's Series, “Remaining Humanistic in a Managed Care World.” This focuses on tools that humanistic practitioners can use to assist those suffering from addiction in a person-centered manner using new harm reduction philosophies and techniques.
    By Kevin Gallagher, MA