5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- insight therapies
- antidepressant drugs
- biomedical therapy
- cognitive therapy
- exposure therapies
- a a variety of therapies which aim to improve psychological functioning by increasing the client's awareness of underlying motives and defense
- b prescribed medications or medical procedures that act directly on the patient's nervous system.
- c therapy that teaches people new, more adaptive ways thinking ans acting; based on the assumption that thoughts intervene between events and our emotional reactions
- d drugs used to treat depression, also increasingly prescribed for anxiety. Different types work for altering the availability of various neurotransmitters
- e behavioral techniques, such as systematic desensitization, that treat anxieties by exposing people (inmagination or actuality) to the things they fear and avoid.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- therapy that applies learning principles to the elimination of unwanted behaviors.
- drugs used to treat schizophrenia and other forms of severe thought disorder
- the study of the effects of drugs on mind and behavior
- sigmund freud's therapeutic technique. Freud believed the patient's free associations, resistances, dreams, and transference- and the therapist's in
- a now-are psychosurgical procedure once used to calm uncontrollably emotional or violent patients. The procedure cut the nerves connecting the frontal lobes to the emotion-controlling centers of the inner brain
5 True/False Questions
evidence based practice → clinical decision making that integrates the best available research with clinical expertise and patient characteristics and preferences
aversive conditioning → a type of counter-conditioning that associates an unpleasant state (such as nausea) with an unwanted behavior (such as drinking alcohol).
psychodynamic therapy → therapy deriving from the psychoanalytic tradition that views individuals as responding to unconscious forces and childhood experiences and that seeks to enhance self-sight
repetitive trancranial magnetic stimulation → a type of exposure therapy that associates a pleasant relaxed state with gradually increasing anxiety-triggering stimuli. commonly used to treat phobias
resistance → in psychoanalysis, blocking from consciousness of anxiety laden material