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Psych Therapies – Ch 14 Basi

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Founder of psychoanalysis
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Sigmund Freud
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French physician who started a movement towards treating mentally ill patients more humanely.
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Philippe Pine
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Type of therapy that involves talking things out with a professional is called
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psychotherapy
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Main goal of ____ therapies is to give people better understanding of their feelings & actions
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insight
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Type of therapies aimed at changing disordered behavior are called
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insight
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An ________ therapist would help a client change his/her maladaptive behavior.
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action
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__________ is a type of insight-oriented therapy.
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psychoanalysis
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____________ is a key component of Freud’s theory of psychotherapy
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dream interpretation
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According to Freud, the storyline content of your dreams are called ______ content.
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manifest
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In interpreting a dream, a psychoanalyst would attempt to uncover the ______ content.
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latent
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Client’s tendency to transfer his/her feelings onto the therapist is called
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transference
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When a client starts to block the forward movement of therapy, Freud called this
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resistance
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Humanistic therapy emphasizes personal choice and _______
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free will
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Carl Rogers believed most personal troubles were the result of mismatch between
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real self
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Warmth & respect without conditions attached is called
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unconditional positive regard
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Gestalt therapy was developed based on the work of
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Fritz Perls
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A good candidate for humanistic therapy may be someone who is looking to change
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occupations
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__________ therapy is based on various learning principle
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Behavior
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Behavior therapy often works based upon __________ modification
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behavior
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Relaxing clients in the presence of a feared object or situation is __________ desensitization
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systematic
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_______ therapy pairs an undesirable behavior with and aversive stimulus.
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Aversion
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Systematic desensitization works best on people who have anxiety and/or __________.
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phobias
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Techniques like flooding & systematic desensitization are known as _____ therapies/techniques.
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exposure
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Process of learning through observation and imitation of others is
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modeling
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When a therapist models a specific learning technique to a client
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participant modeling
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_______ strengthens a response by following it with a pleasurable consequence
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positive reinforcement
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______ strengthens a response by removing an unpleasant stimulus.
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Negative reinforcement
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Involves awarding tokens for good behavior which can be traded for desired items.
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token economy
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A formal agreement regarding rules of behavior and consequences of not following them.
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contingency contract
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Removal of reinforcer to reduce the frequency of a behavior.
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extinction
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Beck’s cognitive therapy is most effective at treating
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depression
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Taking responsibility for many things, even though you are not responsible for the problems.
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personalization
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When one focuses on only one negative aspect while ignoring the positive aspects (Aaron Beck)
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selective thinking
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Draws sweeping conclusions that your worst nightmare will come true & interfere with your life
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magnification
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A therapist who tries to change client’s irrational thoughts and increase coping mechanisms
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cognitive-behaviora
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Type of therapy in which clients meet regularly in a group setting to discuss problems
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group
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Medication, electroconvulsive shock therapy and psychosurgery are all types of
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biomedical therapy
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Alcoholics Anonymous is a well-known
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self help group
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Hallucinations, delusions and bizarre, erratic behavior can be treated with
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antipsychotic drugs
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Traditional antianxiety drugs or minor tranquilizers are called
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benzodiazepines