Appendix_Dw8 - behavior are learned. Exposure is a...

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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. {Insert type of therapy approach} {Insert type of therapy approach} {Insert type of therapy approach} Sum mary of Appr oach Clinical Psychologists Cognitive therapy aims to change people’s illogical thoughts about themselves and the world. Behavioral treatment approaches. Building on the basic processes of learning, behavioral treatment approaches make this fundamental assumption: Both abnormal behavior and normal
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Unformatted text preview: behavior are learned. Exposure is a behavioral treatment for anxiety in which people are confronted, either suddenly or gradually, with a stimulus that they fear. PSY/201 Disor ders appro priate for this thera py Cognitive approaches to therapy have proved successful in dealing with a broad range of disorders, including anxiety disorders, depression, substance abuse, and eating disorders. People who act abnormally either have failed to learn the skills they need to cope with the problems In most cases, therapists use graded exposure in which patients are exposed to a feared stimulus in gradual steps. PSY/201...
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