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Theory of Counseling 5

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According to Adler, childhood experiences:
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In themselves are not as crucial as our attitude toward these experiences.
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The Adlerian point of view toward the role of insight in therapy is best stated in this way:
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To be of value, insight must be translated into a constructive action program.
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Which of the following statements is NOT true as it is applied to Adlerian therapy?
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The approach is grounded on the medical model
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Adler linked the recognition of inferiority feelings with striving for perfection or mastery. This notion is best captured by the saying:
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Inferiority and the quest for mastery are two sides of the same coin.
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The lifestyle assessment includes information based on:
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The family constellation, early recollections, dreams, and mistaken, self defeating perceptions.
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Which is the correct sequence of human experiencing from an Alderian perspective?
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First we think, then we feel, then we act
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Adlerians could best be described as using which techniques?
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They fit a variety of techniques to the needs of each client.
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How would the adlerian therapist view the personal problems of clients?
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As the end result of a process of discouragement.
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Which of the following is NOT one of the four phases of the Adlerian therapeutic process?
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Teaching the client the process of free association.
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Which term does NOT fit Adlerian therapy?
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Deterministic
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Which of the following does Adler NOT stress?
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Biological and instinctual drives.
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The phenomenological orientation pays attention to the:
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Way in which individuals perceive the world.
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The concept of fictional finalism refers to:
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an imagined central goal that guides a persons behaviors.
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Adlerians consider which factor(S) to be influential in an individuals life?
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Psychological position in the family, birth order, interactions among siblings, & parent-child relationships.
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Adlerians value early recollections as an important clue to the understanding of:
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The individual’s lifestyle.
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Adlerian therapy is well suited to a brief or time-limited approach
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T
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Adler chose the name individual psychology for his theoretical approach because he wanted to avoid reductionism.
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T
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Striving for superiority is seen as a neurotic manifestation
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F
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Adler maintains that our style of life is not set until middle age
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F
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Adlerian therapy is flexible and it can be tailored to work with culturally diverse clients
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T
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Adlerian counselors do not make interpretations
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F
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Adlerians place relatively little importance on the quality of the client-therapist relationship
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F
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Assessment is a basic part of the counseling process
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T
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Insight is best defined as understanding translated into action
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T
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Adlerians believe childhood experiences in themselves are the decisive factor in shaping personality
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F
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What does Adler stress?
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Social Psychology and a positive view of human nature.
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What is the center of personality?
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Conciousness
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What does the adlerian approach based on a growth model stress?
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The individuals positive capacities to live fully in society.
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What is the adlerian therapeutic goal?
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Helping clients identify and change their mistaken beliefs about self, others, and life.
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What do adlerians pay more attention to than they do using set techniques?
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Subjective experiences, and fitting their techniques to the needs of each client.