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  1. Psychodynamic Theorists
  2. Group Therapy
  3. Transference
  4. Active Listening (also caleld Reflective listening)
  5. Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT or RET)
  1. a Famiyl therapy is one common use of this.
  2. b Psychologists who have been influenced by Freud's work but have significantly modified his original theory.
  3. c In the course of therapy, patients begin to have strong feelings toward their therapists.
  4. d 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.
  5. e Cognitive behavioral therapy developed by Albert Ellis. Therapists look to expose and confront the dysfunctional thoughts of their clients.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Therapeutic technique developed by Sigmund Freud. This type of theorists views the cause of disorders as unconscious conflicts. May use free association, dream analysis.
  2. 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.
  3. Therapies that produce bodily changes.
  4. Type of somatic therapy used to treat anxiety disorders. Act by depressing the activity of the central nervous system, making people feel more relaxed. Barbiturates (Miltown) and benzodiazepines (Xanax and Valium).
  5. Created by therapist Carl Rogers. Hinges ont eh therapist providing the client with unconditional positive regard.

5 True/False questions

  1. Cognitive TherapiesLocate the cause of psychological problems in the way people think. Concentrate on changing unhealthy thought patterns. Involves challenging the irrational thinking patterns of patients.


  2. PsychopharmacologyRefers to all forms of talk therapy. This is not the same as psychoanalysis, a specific kind of therapy pioneered by Sigmund Freud.


  3. Existential TherapiesTherapies that produce bodily changes.


  4. Free AssociationUsed by psychoanalysts to uncover unconscious conflicts. Involves saying whatever comes to mind withouth thinking. Based on the idea that we all constantly censor what we say, thereby allowing us to hide some of our thoughts from ourselves. If we force ourselves to say whatever pops into our minds, we are more likely to reveal clues about what is really bothering us by eluding the ego's defenses.


  5. PsychotherapyThe most intrusive and rarest form of somatic therapy.