5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Psychodynamic Theorists
- Manifest Content
- Dream Analysis
- Cognitive Therapies
- a Psychologists who have been influenced by Freud's work but have significantly modified his original theory.
- b Used by psychoanalysts when using dream analysis in order to uncover unconscious conflicts.
What a patient reports about a dream.
- c Locate the cause of psychological problems in the way people think. Concentrate on changing unhealthy thought patterns. Involves challenging the irrational thinking patterns of patients.
- d Used to uncover unconscious conflicts. Ask their patients to describe their dreams. Since the go's defenses are relaxed during sleep, they hope the dreams will help the therapist see what is at the root of the patient's problem.
- e Type of behavioral therapy. Involves having the client address the most frightening scenario first. Produces tremendous anxiety.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Somatic therapy used to treat mood disorders. Three most common kinds of drugs used to treat unipolar depression are tricyclic antidepressants, monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors, and serotonin-reuptake-inhibitor drugs (SSRIs, most notably Prozac). All tend to increase the activity of serotonin.
- Famiyl therapy is one common use of this.
- Combines the ideas and techniques of cognitive and behavioral psychologists. One example is rational emotive behavior therapy, developed by Albert Ellis. Therapists look to expose and confront the dysfunctional thoughts of their clients.
- Developed by Aaron Beck. Involves trying to get clients to engage in pursuits that will bring them success. This will alleviate the depression while also identifying and challenging the irrational ideas tat cause unhappiness.
- Important element of client-centered therapy developed by Carl Rogers. Blanket acceptance and support of a person regardless of what the person says or does.
5 True/False questions
Psychopharmacology → Refers to all forms of talk therapy. This is not the same as psychoanalysis, a specific kind of therapy pioneered by Sigmund Freud.
Gesalt Therapy → Developed by Fritz Perls. Emphasize the importance of the whole and encourage their clients to get in touch with their whole selves.
Token Economy → Type of behavioral therapy involving operant conditioning. Desired behaviors are identified and rewarded with tokens. The tokens can then be exchanged for various objects of privileges.
Client-Centered Therapy (person-centered therapy) → Developed by Aaron Beck. Involves trying to get clients to engage in pursuits that will bring them success. This will alleviate the depression while also identifying and challenging the irrational ideas tat cause unhappiness.
Existential Therapies → Therapies that produce bodily changes.