Appendix_D week8 - therapy For personality disorders,...

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Axia College Material Appendix D 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. PSY/201
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PSY/201 Psychotherapy Behavioral Cognitive Summary of Approach Psychotherapy have  a goal of resolving  psychological problems by modifying  people’s thoughts, feelings, expectations,  evaluations, and ultimately behavior. Behavioral approaches to treatment view  abnormal behavior as the problem, rather  than viewing that behavior as a symptom  of some underlying cause. Cognitive approaches to treatment  consider the goal of therapy to be to help a  person restructure his or her faulty belief  system into a more realistic, rational, and  logical view of the world. Disorders appropriate for this 
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Unformatted text preview: therapy For personality disorders, psychotherapy is the treatment of choice in helping people overcome this problem. Such as borderline personality, bipolar, etc. Psychotherapy is often used to treat disorders such as depression, anxiety, and phobias. Behavior therapy may be used to treat insomnia, chronic fatigue, and phobic behavior. Behavior therapy can be used to treat a wide range of psychological conditions including, but not limited to, depression, Attention Deficit Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and certain addictions Cognitive therapy or cognitive behavior therapy is a kind of psychotherapy used to treat depression, anxiety disorders, and phobias....
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2010 for the course PSY PSY/201 taught by Professor White during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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