Interview of Jean McLendon by Barbara Jo Brothers on the nature of personhood. Included are concepts from the work of Virginia Satir, thoughts about the importance of heart energy, ways of connecting “at the essence” point, and tapping into the personhood of both therapist and client. [Article copies available for a fee from The Haworth Document Delivery Service: 1-800-342-9678, E-mail address: <> Website: <http://www.HaworthPress.com">http://www.HaworthPress.com>]