(Polish title: Koncepcja relacji wspomagajacej C.R. Rogersa jako inspiracja dla glottodydaktyki na kierunkach neofilologicznych. O roli nauczyciela akademickiego i technikach ludycznych). The article presents the characteristics of a helpful relationship as designed by C.R. Rogers, in which the teacher, through appreciation, the broader expression and use of the latent internal resources of his students, helps them to build faith in their own abilities, act authentically in a foreign language, function more independently and achieve better results in learning. The academic teacher should aim to secure mental comfort for the students through building a helpful relationship and shaping subjective interpersonal contacts within the group based on respect, acceptance and authenticity. The ludic activities mentioned in the article are a helpful tool in building the trust and cohesion of the group and in breaking emotional barriers - interactive games, the technique of role-playing games, role playing.