Flashcards in Theoretical Approaches Deck (11)
What is Behavior Modification?
Used to modify behaviors, observe and measure how clients RESPOND to CERTAIN TRIGGERS
What is Cognitive Therapy?
Helps to identify and change dysfunctional, negative thoughts and behaviors
What is Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)?
CONFRONTATIONAL approach helps stop negative/irrational thoughts
What is Crisis Intervention?
Assist the Person in Distress to resolve the IMMEDIATE PROBLEM and regain emotional equilibrium
What is Narrative Therapy?
Therapist co-constructs alternative positive stories with the client
What is the Ecological system/Life model?
Focus on life transitions, environmental pressures, fit between client and their environment
What is Psycho-Analysis?
Long-term treatment to resolve inner conflicts and past experiences
Assist clients with awareness and here and now
Ex: Empty chair technique:
Talk therapy exercises in which you express your thoughts and feelings as if you were talking to a specific person. Even though that person is not present, you direct your words and gestures at an empty chair and imagine that person sitting in it while you talk
Moral Development (Kholberg)
Assist clients to explore decision making/right from wrong
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Help clients to change negative behavior patterns
Teaches behavioral skills such as mindfulness, emotional regulation, and distress tolerance
(Mostly for clients with borderline)