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Old 05-20-2011, 08:29 PM
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Just want to go back to something we all learned in our first psychology class, way back when.
Maslow talked about "Self_Actualization" which could be loosely interpreted as "enlightened" depending on the definition therein. More likely it could be ascribed to an individual who, for lack of better term, "Has his/her life together."
Maslow Self Actualization - unlearn.
Interesting, because I have never ever met anyone within the confines of religion (Chrsitianity) who comes across as "self-Actualized"
This could be discussed away as the mental deficit created or filled by religion, etc
In therapy we set this as a goal for clients.

But has anyone here ever met or encountered someone in a Christian setting who really has achieved what Maslow refers to as "Self-Actualization"?
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