Proposals for PCE 2018

 Proposal for Copenhagen on behalf of Institut for Personcentreret og Oplevelseorienteret Psykoterapi in Denmark: download pdf

 Proposal for Vienna on behalf of IPS-APG and ÖGWG and other associations in Austria: download pdf 

 Proposal for Lausanne on behalf of pca.acp and the training institute IFAACP in Switzerland: download pdf 



PCE conference 2014 in Buenos Aires

Our next conference will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from Sunday 20th July until Thursday 24th July 2014. Please visit 




PCEP special issue on: Person-centered/experiential group psychotherapy: Theory, research, practice and training: Call for papers

We are inviting manuscript submissions for a special issue of Person-centered & Experiential Psychotherapies (PCEP) on group psychotherapy

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All papers go through the usual peer-review process for PCEP articles, so revisions may be requested, and acceptance of your paper cannot be guaranteed. Papers should be no more than 7000 words (references included).

Germain Lietaer and Paul Dierick will be the guest editors for this special issue (with  Michael Behr as contact editor of  PCEP). In case you would like to first discuss your potential contribution before starting with writing your manuscript, send an e-mail letter with your questions to Germain Lietaer. When your manuscript is ready, send it to both of us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. A first version of your manuscript should be submitted by 31st November 2013 (a first provisional version may also be written in German, French, or Dutch). Once your article is accepted, your manuscript will be submitted into the  scholar one system of PCEP for the further review process.

Please circulate this invitation to anyone you think may be interested

Survey chapters (with an abundance of references)

Lietaer, G.,& Dierick, P. (1996).  Client-centered group psychotherapy in dialogue with other orientations: Commonality and specificity.  In R. Hutterer, G. Pawlowsky, P. F. Schmid, & R. Stipsits (Eds.), Client-centered and experiential psychotherapy.  A paradigm in motion (pp. 563-583).  Frankfurt am/Main: Peter Lang.[For a slightly revised version, see: Lietaer, G., & Keil, W.W. (2002).  Klientenzentrierte Gruppenpsychotherapie.  In W.W. Keil & G. Stumm (Eds.), Die vielen Gesichter der personzentrierten Psychotherapie (pp. 295-318).  Wien/New York: Springer]

Page, R. C., Weiss, J. F., & Lietaer, G. (2002).  Humanistic group psychotherapy.  In D. J. Cain & J. Seeman (Eds.), Humanistic psychotherapies.  Handbook of research and practice (pp. 339-368).  Washington, D.C.: APA.

Schmid, P.F., & O'Hara, M. (2007). Group therapy and encounter groups. In M. Cooper, M. O'Hara, P.F. Schmid, & G. Wyatt (Eds.), The handbook of person-centred psychotherapy and counseling (pp. 93-106). Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.



General Assembly 2014



The General Assembly of the WAPCEPC will take place during PCE 2014 in Buenos Aires on Monday 21st July at 19:30. All members are invited.  

Individual and organizational members may submit proposals for the agenda to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Please use the Proposal Form 2014 or go to for more information. 

Formal invitations and information about the GA and the agenda will be sent in advance, by email.






PCE 2016 will be held in New York

Congratulations to the New York group for their successful bid! The New York Person-Centered Resource Center will host the 2016 WAPCEPC conference and General Assembly in New York City, USA. Results of consultation with members are available here. The proposal can be viewed here: Download Proposal


Dear Person Centered and Experiential Friends,
We want to thank you for your vote of confidence in our proposal. We officially
accept the role of hosting the 2016 WAPCEPC conference here in New York City. We are
very excited and the metaphor we keep using is that we feel as if we have been
awarded our equivalent of the Olympics. We have a lot of work to do.
Thank you, and see you all in Argentina in 2014.
Sarton Weinraub
Elvira Medus
Mark Rodgers