During her weekly therapy sessions, Sabrina will often abruptly shift the focus of her attention and lose her train of thought. A psychoanalyst would suggest that this illustrates:
Client-centered therapists emphasize the importance of:
enabling clients to feel unconditionally accepted
In order to help Adam reduce his fear of dogs, a therapist encourages him to physically relax and then simply imagine that he is walking toward a friendly and harmless little dog. The therapist's technique best illustrates:
In order to help Janet overcome her nearly irresistible craving for chocolate, a therapist provides her with a supply of chocolate candies that contain solidified droplets of a harmless but very bitter-tasting substance. This approach to treatment best illustrates:
a. systematic desensitization.
Recognizing that depressed people do not exhibit the self-serving bias common in nondepressed people is most helpful for appreciating which therapeutic approach?
Delinquent boys put through Scared Straight programs said they were now ________ likely to be law-abiding. Compared with delinquent boys not assigned to Scared Straight, they became _______ likely to commit new offenses.
Which of the following factors is not a therapeutically effective component of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing?
rapidly moving one's eyes
The most effective psychotherapists are those who:
establish an empathic, caring relationship with their clients
Which of the following drugs is most likely to provide schizophrenia patients with some relief from their auditory hallucinations and paranoia?