Abraham Maslow

Category: Education

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Human Development Theorist


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Abraham Maslow: 

Abraham Maslow

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PowerPoint Presentation: 

Abraham giving a lecture

Maslow's Theories: 

Maslow's Theories Emphasis on health and growth Chose to study growth and potential rather than illness and dysfunction Humans innately motivated to succeed

The Hierarchy of Needs: 

The Hierarchy of Needs Human needs arranged like a ladder. We are capable of moving up and down this "ladder."

Shifting to the Positive Side: 

Shifting to the Positive Side

Maslow's Contributions: 

Maslow's Contributions founder of humanistic psychology developed the hierarchy of needs laid the foundation for the strengths-based perspective " We are not in a position in which we have nothing to work with. We already have capacities, talents, direction, missions, callings." " The average man is a full human being with dampened and inhibited powers and capacities ."