Back to top

awareness (Gestalt)

-global awareness in the 'now', giving attention to the whole of one's physical sensations and feelings, both internal and environmental (awareness of oneself and of what one perceives outside oneself), as well as of one's thought processes.


Definition excerpted with permission from Ginger, Serge International Glossary of Gestalt Psychotherapy (Seven languages including English. Order from FORGE at 183 rue Lecourbe; 75015 Paris, France) Paperback 1995.