Therapy pysc 2000

Therapy pysc 2000 - Therapy: Part 1 PSY C 2000 The...

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PSYC 2000 Therapy: Part 1
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The Psychological Therapies Module 53
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History of Insane Treatment Maltreatment of the insane throughout the ages was the result of irrational views. Many patients were subjected to strange, debilitating, and downright dangerous treatments. Philippe Pinel in France and Dorthea Dix in America founded humane movements to care for the mentally sick.
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Therapies Pyscothearpy involves an emotionally charged, confiding interaction between a trained therapist and a mental patient. Biomedical therapy uses drugs or other procedures that act on the patient’s nervous system, curing him of psychological disorders. In practice, many therapists take an eclectic approach, using a blend of techniques from different perspectives Can tailor therapy depending upon the client’s unique problems
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Psychological Therapies Psychoanalysis Humanistic Therapies Behavior Therapies Cognitive Therapies Group and Family Therapies
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Psychoanalysis The first formal psychotherapy to emerge was  psychoanalysis, talk therapy, developed by  Sigmund Freud. Sigmund Freud's famous couch E d m u n g l e a
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Psychoanalysis: Aims Since psychological problems originate from childhood repressed impulses and conflicts, the aim of psychoanalysis is to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness where the patient can deal with them. When energy devoted to id-ego-superego conflicts is released, the patient’s anxiety lessens.
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Psychoanalysis: Methods Dissatisfied with hypnosis, Freud developed the method of free association to unravel the unconscious mind and its conflicts. The patient lies on a couch and speaks about whatever comes to his or her mind. Resistance- the idea that the client is being resistant to certain ideas Transference - the idea that clients will start to refer to the therapists a father figure
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1. Psychoanalysis is hard to refute because it cannot be proven or disproven. 2.
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