Criticisms of Humanistic Psychology


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Humanistic psychologists believe that human beings have _____.

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1. The individual seeking help in humanistic therapy is called _____.

2. Which important figure in humanistic psychology created a hierarchy of needs?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will test your level of understanding of humanistic psychology. You will be tested on the criticisms of the humanistic approach and the negative associated with focusing too much on good behavior.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessment tools will gauge your knowledge of:

  • The founder of humanistic psychology
  • The beliefs that humanistic psychologists have about humans
  • Criticisms of humanistic psychology
  • People who seek help in therapy

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will allow you to master the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding humanistic psychology and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the people who seek help in therapy
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the founder of humanistic psychology

Additional Learning

To learn more information about humanistic psychology, go over the lesson called Criticisms of Humanistic Psychology. The following objectives are found in the lesson:

  • Identify humanistic psychology's approach
  • Review the hierarchy of human needs and the characteristics of each level
  • Learn about the criticisms of humanistic psychology