Existential or Gestalt Write an Essay answering the questions: 1. How are


Existential or Gestalt
Write an Essay answering the questions:
1. How are
Existential and Gestalt theories similar and different?
2. What are
some strengths and limitations of each theory?
3. What are
some ways that each theory is compatible and incompatible with Christian
concepts?
4. Based on
each theory’s concept of psychopathology, discuss any limitations as far as
creating measurable outcomes for clients.
References for the assignment:
Corey – Chapters 6, 7 and 8
Tan – Chapters 7, 8 and 9
·
Power Point from Corey’s book
Read: Chapter 6 – PP Existential Therapy
Read: Chapter 7 – PP
Person-Centered Therapy
Read: Chapter 8 – PP
Gestalt Therapy
Corey, G. (2021). Theory and
Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy (10th ed.). Cengage
Learning.
Schwitzer, A. M. & Rubin, R. L.
(2015). Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Skills: A Popular Culture Casebook
Approach (2nd ed.). DSM-5 update. Sage. ISBN: 9781483349763
Tan, Siang-Yang. (2011). Counseling and
Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective. Baker Academic. ISBN: 9780801029660


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