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Flashcards in Ch 15: Therapy Deck (11):
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E.C.T.

Electro Convulsive Therapy

  • shock treatment
  • try to produce a seizure
  • only for severe depression when nothing else works

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Psychoanalysis Talk Therapy

  • Talk Therapy
  • Free Association - random questions
  • therapist uses
    • Opaque Expressions - no emotion
      • doesn't pay much attention to patient
    • *Resistance - get patient mad so they speak from unconscious
    • Transference - get patient to associate you with someone else

3

Humanistic Talk Therapy

(Carl Rogers and Maslow)

  • client centered
  • establish trust with patent
  • active listening
  • empathy
  • Frames of Reference
    • sympathizes with patient
    • tells stories to sound like they have experienced what the patient has
      • lies to sometimes do this

4

Cognitive Talk Therapy

change your negative feelings and thoughts

5

Behavioral Talk Therapy

based on principles of conditioning and observational learning

6

Systemic Desensitation

gradual process where you learn to handle something that bothers you

7

*Token Economics

reward system

 

e.g. star charts

8

Counter Conditioning

Adversive Conditioning

painful things are paired with unwanted behavior

9

Family Therapy

goal: teach family to never blame 1 person - "No Scapegoats"

10

Group Therapy

intense confrontations with people with the same problems

 

e.g. AA

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Methadone

  • a way to treat heroine addiction
  • this contains some heroine in it
    • get patient hooked to Methadone instead of heroine
  • this is easier to break an addiction from than heroine