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Psychotherapy Matrix PSY/211 Version 1 1 University of Phoenix Material Appendix E Psychotherapy Matrix Directions: Review Module 36 of Psychology and Your Life . Select three approaches to summarize. Include examples of the types of psychological disorders appropriate for each therapy. Psychodynamic Therapy Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy Cognitive Therapy Summary of Approach Therapy that seeks to bring unresolved past conflicts and unacceptable impulses from unconscious into conscious, where patients may deal with the problems more effectively. A form of therapy that attempts to restructure a persons belief system into a more realistic, rational, and logical set of views by challenging dysfunctional beliefs that maintain irrational behavior. Treatment approaches that teach people to think in more adaptive ways by changing their dysfunctional cognitions about the world and themselves. Disorders appropriate for this therapy Psychodynamic therapy treats the following disorders: Substance abuse, eating disorders, Bipolar disorder, Depression, and Dysthymia Rational-Emotive Behavior therapy treats the following disorders: Depression, Anxiety disorders, decreased self-esteem, Panic disorders, Phobias, Emotional distress, and Stress Cognitive therapy treats the following disorders: PTSD, Panic disorders, OCD, Dental phobia, Bipolar disorder, Anxiety disorders, Depression, ADHD, Schizophrenia, Dissociative disorders, Suicide attempts, Eating disorders, Anger issues, Body Dimorphic disorder, Insomnia, Stress, and Substance abuse.... View Full Document

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