Examples Concerning Application of Chaos Theory in the Specialization Fields of Psychological Counseling and Guidance

  • Filiz Bilge
  • Ahmet Altınok
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Complexity book series (SPCOM)


Although the individual is centralized in the field of psychological counseling and guidance (PCG) which has preventive, protective, healing, and developing functions, his interaction with the systems which involve the individual is examined, too. For this, system approaches are used. There exist researches concerning the application of chaos theory, and one of these approaches is observed in the specialization areas of PCG (school, career, mental health, marriage, and family psychological counseling). Furthermore, such researches are witnessed to address a large population. In this section, place is given to the results of researches and practitioner guides based on chaos theory which is thought to be helpful to the field academicians and employees.


Psychological counseling and guidance School psychological counseling Career psychological counseling Mental health psychological counseling Marriage and family psychological counseling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Educational Sciences Department, Psychological Counseling and Guidance DivisionHacettepe UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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