The nature of CSP as a face to face community provides members an ample opportunity to engage with one another in a Person Centered way. In this environment members can see for themselves the transforming nature of PCA in its impacts on others and within themselves.
CSP Outreach / Projects
The following is our our attempt to convey our excitement about the experience we share when we come together, or when we relate to others in the deeply personal way that grows out of talks and discussions focused on and using Person Centered Approaches (PCA).
Membership in Center for Studies of the Person provides the identification, recognition and sense of value that comes from being affiliated and associated with Center for Studies of the Person and contributing to the accomplishment of its goals and supporting its activities.
CARL Rogers 2020 Annual Conference
Our Conference theme – Finding Inner strength, Connection and Opportunity In Times Of Crisis – will provide attendees an opportunity to connect and interact with others in applying Carl Rogers’ groundbreaking contributions to the study and practice of human relationship. How, for example, can we repair our relationships to solve the critical challenges separating us: such as climate change, ideology and partisanship, violence and armed conflict, fear, suspicion, and distrust…
Person Centered Psychotherapy
The Person Centered Psychotherapy Project has been in existence for the last five years and we have trained people from many parts of the world including India, Europe, South America and North America. Our work has been to provide high quality training in the Person Centered Psychotherapy that emerged from the Person Centered Approach developed by Carl Rogers and his associates. Person Centered Psychotherapy is taught and practiced all over the world…
The La Jolla Program
For more than half a century The La Jolla Program has been at the world forefront in practicing our versions of interpersonal encounter. We convene together facing one another, using the opportunity to talk and otherwise communicate.Our aim is to understand and experience our personal relatedness to happenings that concern us. Our conversations develop toward more essential sincerity but certainly do not lack humor. People actually listen…
From The Blog
The Person-Centered Approach developed from the work of the psychologist Dr. Carl Rogers (1902 – 1987). He advanced an approach to psychotherapy and counselling that, at the time (1940's – 1960's), was considered extremely radical if not revolutionary. Originally...
Our theme this year - Finding inner strength, connection and opportunity in times of crisis is particularly apt given the challenges all of us are facing. We’re adapting to the Corona-challenge by moving this year’s conference to an e-format via Zoom. We are compressing our agenda into three days, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 7 - August 9, making it easier to fit into people’s schedules.
These meetings take place weekly on Friday's from 12 noon to 3PM, Pacific Daylight Time. We generally have around 14 people attending from around the US and the world. The purpose is to allow attendees to feel Community and Support as we Encounter with one another. The meeting is open to all CSP members, as well as to others who the members may recommend. An online Zoom meeting.
Antonio Santos is hosting a weekly PCA International Zoom meeting, which is held on alternating Saturday and Sunday mornings at 6AM Pacific Daylight Time. This start time accommodates the needs of attendees who are spread across the globe. The meeting runs for two hours, and is well attended by members of the International PCA Community - CSP and others.