Basic Needs

From The SpiritWiki

The Basic Needs are the human needs that must be sufficiently satisfied if the individual is to grow healthy and whole.[1] Basic needs include the physiological, environmental, cognitive, emotional, and psychological needs. The basic needs are represented by the outer circle in the Circle of Seven Essential Needs.

Related Terms

Seven Essential Needs > Active Need Fulfillment, Attachments, Basic Needs, Defense Mode, Deficit Mode, Dependent Need Fulfillment, Destruction of Attachments, Disconnection, Ego Modes, Growth Mode, Hierarchy of Basic Needs, Hierarchy of Cognitive Needs, Realistic Empowerment, Seven Toxic Needs, Toxic Socialization

Notes

Sufficient satisfaction of Basic Needs supports satisfaction of more advanced needs for alignment and connection.[2]

Further Reading

Reclaiming Maslow and Rejecting The Pyramid The Seven Essential Needs.” PsyArXiv Preprints, 2020. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/fswk9
The Seven Essential Needs - https://www.lightningpath.org/lp-theoretic/#essentialneeds


Footnotes

  1. Sosteric, Mike & Ratkovic, Gina. “Eupsychian Theory: Reclaiming Maslow and Rejecting The Pyramid The Seven Essential Needs.” PsyArXiv Preprints, 2020. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/fswk9
  2. Sosteric, Mike & Ratkovic, Gina. “Eupsychian Theory: Reclaiming Maslow and Rejecting The Pyramid The Seven Essential Needs.” PsyArXiv Preprints, 2020. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/fswk9