Appendix_D - dysfunctional cognitions about the world and...

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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 {Insert type of therapy approach} {Insert type of therapy approach} {Insert type of therapy approach} Summary of Approach Psychodynamic approach to therapy- seeks to bring unresolved past conflicts and unacceptable impulses from the unconscious into the conscious, where patients may deal with the problems more effectively. Behavioral approach treatment that approaches that build on the basic processes of learning, such as reinforcement and extinction and assume that normal and abnormal behavior are both learned. Cognitive Therapy Approach Treatment- approaches that teach people to think in more adaptive ways by changing their
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Unformatted text preview: dysfunctional cognitions about the world and themselves. Behavioral-treatment that incorporates basic principles of learning to change the way people think. Disorders appropriate for this therapy Types of disorders appropriate for this therapy are people who are having difficulty adjusting to the death of a family member. Also patients who are dealing with long-hidden crises, traumas and conflicts that are producing anxiety in their adult life Types of disorders with this therapy include sexual disorders, alcohol disorders as well as substance abuse The types of disorders are: Psychological Need the love or approval of virtually every significant other person for everything we do. People should be thoroughly competent, adequate, and successful in all possible respects in order to consider ourselves worthwhile....
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