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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Token Economy
- Systematic Desensitization
- Unconditional Positive Regard
- a 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.
- b The most intrusive and rarest form of somatic therapy.
- c 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.
- d Therapeutic technique developed by Sigmund Freud. This type of theorists views the cause of disorders as unconscious conflicts. May use free association, dream analysis.
- e Type of behavioral therapy. Involves teaching the client to replace the feelings of anxiety with relaxation. Used to treat specific phobias.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Therapies that produce bodily changes.
- Using drugs to treat psychological disorders. The most common type of somatic therapy.
- 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.
- Type of behavioral therapy. Involves having the client address the most frightening scenario first. Produces tremendous anxiety.
- Refers to all forms of talk therapy. This is not the same as psychoanalysis, a specific kind of therapy pioneered by Sigmund Freud.
5 True/False Questions
Psychodynamic Theorists → Therapies that produce bodily changes.
Active Listening (also caleld Reflective listening) → Technique used in non-directive client-centered therapy. Would not tell their clients what to do but, rather, would seek to help the clietns choose a course of action for themselves.
Counterconditioning → Type of behavioral therapy. Pairs a habit a person wished to break with an unpleasant stimulus.
Manifest Content → Used by psychoanalysts when using dream analysis in order to uncover unconscious conflicts.
What a patient reports about a dream.
Cognitive Therapy for Depression → 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.