5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Group Therapy
- Drug Therapies
- Ellis Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy
- Classical antipsychotic drugs
- a 6 to 9 people
Help more than one person at a time
Helps by showing that other people have similar problems
- b Chlorpromazine: remove a number of positive symptoms associated with schizophrenia. However, they don't get rid of that many negative symptoms.
Side effects: Parkinson's disease, Tadive Dyskinesia
- c Activating Event
Replace With Effective Belief
- d a behavioral therapy technique in which the patient is saturated with a fear provoking stimulus until the anxiety is extinguished.
- e Psychopharmacology is the study of drug effect
with the advent of drugs, hospitalization in mental institutions has rapidly decreased
5 Multiple choice questions
- Treats family as a system. Therapy guides family members toward positive relationships and improved communication
- Emotionally charged confiding interaction between a trained therapist and someone who suffers psychological difficulties
- plan that people make with a therapist to help them do something like get rid of a phobia
- Free association
Transference: patients displace intense feeling for one person on to the therapist
- *in EMDR therapy, the therapist attempts to unlock and reprocess previous frozen traumatic memories by waving a finger in front of the eyes of a client
*EMDR has not held up under scientific testing
5 True/False questions
Exposure Therapy → exposes patients to things the fear and avoid. Through repeated exposures, anxiety lessens.
aka systematic desensitization
Anti-anxiety drugs → prozac, Zoloft (selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors [SSRI])
neurotransmitter involved: improve mood by increasing levels of serotonin by preventing their re-uptake
Light Exposure Therapy → Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)=In darker environments (winter) people might feel levels of depression
Light helps people not feel depressed.
Brain stimulation → Electro-compulsive therapy (ECT) - delivered to depressed patients who don't respond to drugs
Behavior Therapy → therapy that applies learning principles to the elimination of unwanted behaviors