Finding aid for the Association for Humanistic Psychology archival records


Title:
Association for Humanistic Psychology archival records
Repository:
Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology
Phone: 330-972-7285
http://www.uakron.edu/chp
Creator:
Association for Humanistic Psychology
Dates:
1957-1980
Quantity:
10.56 linear feet (32 boxes)
Abstract:
The Association for Humanistic Psychology (AHP) archives contains largely correspondence and materials relating to conferences hosted by AHP during its earlier constitution and development.
View finding aid for the Association for Humanistic Psychology (AHP) archives.
Identification:
p15960coll10/id/619
Location:
Boxes 885-916
Language:
The records are in English

History of Association for Humanistic Psychology

The Association for Humanistic Psychology (AHP) was founded in 1962 by a group of noted individuals in the field of Humanistic thought. AHP was originally founded to educate researchers, practitioners, educators, students, and the public about Humanistic principles. Annual international conferences were an important part of AHP's history and early mission. In addition, global centers were constructed to host retreats, classes, and training programs to guide professionals to work in Humanistic thought and principles.

Scope and Content

The Association for Humanistic Psychology (AHP) archives contains largely correspondence and materials relating to conferences hosted by AHP during its earlier constitution and development. Also present in this collection are some administrative materials including chapter handbooks, membership lists, and information regarding AHP workshops.

Statement of Arrangement

Association for Humanistic Psychology archives materials are broadly arranged into folders by date and labelled by topic.

Restrictions on Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Restrictions on Access

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

Subject Headings

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects:

Associations, institutions, etc.
History of psychology
Human potential movement
Humanistic psychology
Psychology

Organizations/Corporations:

Association for Humanistic Psychology

Preferred Citation

Cite as: [identification of item], [folder number, box number], Archives of the History of American Psychology, The Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology - The University of Akron