Berne’s Six Hungers

Eric Berne’s six hungers that act as fundamental drivers that push us into action:

  • Stimulus hunger
    We need sensory, intellectual and emotional stimulation.
  • Recognition hunger
    We need our status to be acknowledged and also belong to something.
  • Contact hunger
    We need physical contact and togetherness.
  • Sexual hunger
    We need passion, romance and love in our lives.
  • Time structure hunger
    We need to make sense of our life, we need planning and order.
  • Incident hunger
    We are curious about new and interesting events.

Details & explanation here:
http://changingminds.org/explanations/needs/berne_hungers.htm

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Berne’s Six Hungers

  1. Pingback: The Mystery Questions | Cezar's Space

  2. Pingback: 13 Degrees | Cezar's Space

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s