Psychology

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Psychology
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2010-04-11 23:53:31
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  1. Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    Prolonged vague but intense fears, not attached to any particular object or circumstance
  2. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    related to cleanliness
  3. Acute, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
    • brought on by traumatic event
    • hold onto feelings from event, feel like relive it
  4. Psychosomatic Disorder
    Real physical illness largely caused by psychological factors, stress anxiety.
  5. Somatoform Disorders
    An apparent physical illness, no organic base
  6. Conversion Disorder
    Dramatic physical disability
  7. Hypochondriasis
    think they show symptoms of non existent disease
  8. Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    • Imagined Uglyness go extreme to alter appearance.
    • ex: Micheal Jackson.
  9. Insight Therapies
    • Provide ppl w/ a better awareness and understanding of their feelings and motivations and actions
    • Psychoanalysis
    • Client-Centered Therapy
    • Gestalt Therapy
  10. Therapists vs. Counselors
    Counselors deal with every day stress.
  11. Eccletic
    a therapist who uses all therapy. chooses one that fits the person best. Not eccletic use only one.
  12. Psychoanalysis
    • Freud. Person doesn't know, unconsious, what is causing issue.
    • Hidden feelings & motives are made consious for better adaptation.
  13. Free Association
    Talk freely to silent clientitan.
  14. Client-Centered Therapy
    • Carl Rogers
    • Calls for unconditional positive regard.
    • True acceptance regardless of actions
    • Non direct, more like a mentor
  15. Gestalt Therapy
    • 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
  16. Behavior Therapies
    • Focus on behavior changer, rather than insights
    • Belief that all behavior is learned
    • Maladaptive behavior themselves ar the focus of the therapy
  17. Classical Conditioning
    Common Techniques Association b/w stimuli and behavior

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