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Flashcards in Adlerian Therapy Deck (11):
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Consciousness

center to our personality

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Social Interest

-Refers to an individual’s attitude toward and awareness of being a part of the human community
-Embodies a community feeling
-emphasizes the client’s positive feelings toward others in the world

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Birth Order

Primarily concerned with helping clients identify and change their mistaken beliefs

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Oldest Child

receives good deal of attention, dependable and hard working. Will be dethroned by next child.

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Second Child

Is more competitive, wants to overtake older child. There is always someone ahead, feel like they are in a race.

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Middle Child

Has a poor-me attitude, usually even-tempered. May feel squeezed out of a position of privilege or significance.

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Youngest Child

Most pampered, frequently spoiled. Never dethroned, expert at getting what they want, new direction from sibs

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Family constellation

Part of Life Style Assessment- social world
how each person forms unique view of self and others

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Phenomenological

technique used to gain the frame of reference from the client

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Strengths

Goal oriented- therapists have flexibility when dealing ith clients

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Weakness

Ideas too simplistic
Still requires more testing on effectiveness