- 法政大学 (Hosei University)
- pp.1-307, 2014-03-24
The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the whole content of Gendlin’s Process Model (Gendlin, 1997) and to elucidate the clinical significance of this model. Although it does not directly discuss issues in psychotherapy, Gendlin’s Process Model inspires us with clinical implications and suggestions. The contents of this thesis are as follows: Introduction PartⅠ: The Clinical Implications of Gendlin’s Process Model PartⅡ: The Decipherment of Gendlin’s Process Model PartⅢ: An Empirical Study to Illustrate the Clinical Significance of Gendlin’s Process Model Conclusion The whole content and the clinical significance of Gendlin’s Process Model are examined through theoretical and empirical study, including a new conceptualization of the process of person-centered/focusing-oriented therapy.