Carl Rogers theorized that there can be a discrepancy between a person’s self-concept and aspects of his or her experience (incongruence). Individuals who are congruent understand their self-concept and are able to perceive themselves and events in their world much as they really are, they are open to new experiences. 

In what way ha your self-concept contributed to areas in your life such as school, work, and social relationships? In what way has the theory of congruence and incongruence in your self-concept impacted you?

Journal Expectations

The best journal entries will demonstrate thoughtfulness and clearly applies the relevant concepts and terminology. This is your opportunity to thoughtfully explore your understandings and applications of the course content. 

Type your entry directly into the journal (or copy and paste if you need). 

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