Discussion Board

DISCUSSION BOARD

ANSWER EACH QUESTION WITH A PARAGRAPH MINIMUM*

Please review the Youtube video:

Existential Philosophy and Psychotherapy – Emmy van Deurzen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCo266WuzJg

The prompts will be posted as follows:

1.How do you understand the notion of Existential psychotherapy as a philosophical therapy?

2.Van Deurzen critiques Positive Psychology’s focus on happiness, why is this important from an Existential-Humanistic view?

3. Van Deurzen references Spinoza’s notion, “The universe is governed by laws that when respected allow for freedom. What are your thoughts on this?