Card Set Information
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Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Prolonged vague but intense fears, not attached to any particular object or circumstance
related to cleanliness
Acute, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
brought on by traumatic event
hold onto feelings from event, feel like relive it
Real physical illness largely caused by psychological factors, stress anxiety.
An apparent physical illness, no organic base
Dramatic physical disability
think they show symptoms of non existent disease
Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Imagined Uglyness go extreme to alter appearance.
: Micheal Jackson.
Provide ppl w/ a better awareness and understanding of their feelings and motivations and actions
Therapists vs. Counselors
Counselors deal with every day stress.
a therapist who uses all therapy. chooses one that fits the person best. Not eccletic use only one.
Freud. Person doesn't know, unconsious, what is causing issue.
Hidden feelings & motives are made consious for better adaptation.
Talk freely to silent clientitan.
Calls for unconditional positive regard.
True acceptance regardless of actions
Non direct, more like a mentor
To help people be more genuine in day to day interactions.
focus on here and now, and whole person
Active and direct therapy
Empty chair technique
put anger in chair and talk to him
Focus on behavior changer, rather than insights
Belief that all behavior is learned
Maladaptive behavior themselves ar the focus of the therapy
Common Techniques Association b/w stimuli and behavior