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Psychotherapy

Planned emotionally charged and confiding interaction between therapist and someone with disorders

If they suffer from depression

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Electric approach

Techniques from different therapies for different people

Using relaxing on one and working on the other

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Psychoanalysis

Theory personality and therapeutic technique attribute to thoughts and actions

Being relaxed when relaxing

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Resistance

Blocking anxiety material from conscious

Blocking bad grades

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Interpretation

Noting possible meaning of dreams and other behaviors for insight

Noting if someone is very uptight when a subject is brought up

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Transference

Telling psychologist how they feel about certain people

Saying that you don't like your brother

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Client centered therapy

Stresses being empathetic, genuine, and accepting towards the patient

Not faking

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Active listening

The listener echoes, restates, and verifies what the patient is saying

Repeating what they say sort of

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Behavior therapy

Applies learning principles to eliminate unwanted behaviors

Trying something and seeing how it works

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Systematic desensitization

Trying to associate a relaxed state with increasing exposure to the anxiety creating stimuli

Slowly showing someone a dog overtime while they are calm

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Aversive conditioning

Associating an unwanted behavior with an unpleasant state

Drinking with nausea

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Token economy

Rewarding desired behavior with something that can later be exchanged for treats or privileges

Getting a button or being good, and and after getting five buttons you get candy

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Cognitive therapy

Teaches people new ways of thinking

To think good and not bad thoughts

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Cognitive behavior therapy

Combines cognitive therapy and behavior therapy

Making them think positive and change their ways

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Family therapy

Treats the family as a system

This person acts this way because you do this

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Biomedical therapy

Treatment that involves drugs to change the way the brain works

Aderoll

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Deinstitutionalization

Release of patients from mental hospital to a community at large

Sending someone out

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Antipsychotic drugs

Medications used to primarily treat schizophrenia

Dopamine lowering drug

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Anti anxiety drugs

Medications used to treat anxiety disorders or stress

Valium

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Antidepressant drugs

Medications to treat depression

Zoloft

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Electro convulsive therapy

Sends brief electric current through the brain of patient under anesthesia with major depression

Used for depression

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Lobotomy

Psychosurgery that is rare used on violent and uncontrollably emotional patients. Cut nerves that connect frontal lobes to emotional centers

For someone who likes to kill