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Humanistic theories

Focus on whether people achieve their potential.

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Maslow

The individual strives to fill a hierarchy of needs to attain self-actualization.

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Self-actualization

The desire to realize one's fullest potential; reuses at top of hierarchy.

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Carl Rogers

Focuses on the importance of the self concept.

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Self concept

The sense of the self as both an agent and object.