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5 Matching questions

  1. antianxiety drugs
  2. aversive conditioning
  3. repetitive trancranial magnetic stimulation
  4. psychosurgery
  5. antipsychotic
  1. a a type of counter-conditioning that associates an unpleasant state (such as nausea) with an unwanted behavior (such as drinking alcohol).
  2. b the application of repeated pulses of magnetic energy to the brain; used to stimulate or suppress brain activity
  3. c surgery that removes or destroys brain tissue in an effort to change behavior
  4. d drugs used to treat schizophrenia and other forms of severe thought disorder
  5. e drugs used to control anxiety and agitation

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. prescribed medications or medical procedures that act directly on the patient's nervous system.
  2. a behavior therapy procedure that uses classical conditioning to evoke new responses to stimuli that are triggering unwanted behaviors; includes exposure to therapies and aversive conditioning.
  3. 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
  4. clinical decision making that integrates the best available research with clinical expertise and patient characteristics and preferences
  5. in psychoanalysis, the patient's transfer to the analyst of emotions linked with another relationships (such as love or hatred)

5 True/False questions

  1. cognitive therapytherapy that teaches people new, more adaptive ways thinking ans acting; based on the assumption that thoughts intervene between events and our emotional reactions


  2. electroconvulsive therapya biomedical therapy for severely depressed patients in which a brief electric current is sent through the brain of an anesthetized paitentre


  3. psychodynamic therapytreatment involving psychological techniques; consist of interactions between a trained therapist and someone seeking to overcome psychological difficulties or achieve personal growth


  4. resistancein psychoanalysis, blocking from consciousness of anxiety laden material


  5. eclectic approachan approach to psychotherapy that, depending on the client's problems,uses techniques from various forms of therapy