CDHS Presents "On Becoming a Person" - July 8th

In this free, open to the public CDHS presentation; Sheldon Solomon, Professor of Psychology at Skidmore College, will present an overview of Carl Rogers' classic work On Becoming a Person as an example of a humanistic approach to personality theory and psychotherapy.

From the CDHS website:

Sheldon Solomon is Professor of Psychology at Skidmore College. As an experimental social psychologist, his interests include the nature of self, consciousness, and social behavior. His work exploring the effects of the uniquely human awareness of death on individual and social behavior has been supported by the National Science Foundation and Ernest Becker Foundation and was featured in the award winning documentary films Flight from Death: The Quest for Immortality and The Anatomy of Hate; he is co-author of In the Wake of 9/11: The Psychology of Terror (2003, American Psychological Association Books) and co-founder of The World Leaders Project. Dr. Solomon is a Fellow in the American Psychological Society and the Society for Experimental Social Psychology, a 2007 recipient of an American Psychological Association Presidential Citation, a 2009 recipient of a Lifetime Career Award by The International Society for Self and Identity, and a 2011 Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs Annual Faculty Award.

Sunday, July 8th, 2012.
Refreshments 12:30; Program 1:15 p.m.
Entry: Free!

Room 224, Campus Center
Sage Colleges Albany Campus
New Scotland Avenue at Academy Road, Albany
518.533.2666