Psych Exam 3 Therapies

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  1. List 3 Therapy Adjuncts
    • Psychotherapies: dealing w/ mind
    • Somatic therapies: dealing w/ body to get to mind
    • Complementary & alternative therapy (CAM)
  2. Discuss Talk Therapy
    • provided by a trained mental health professional
    • Purpose: to improve mental well-being by decreasing psychological distress, increasing self-awareness & self-esteem, and fostering healthier ways of coping with stress
  3. List Components of Effective Psychotherapy
    • Nonverbal communication
    • Active listening
    • Emotional support
    • Establishment of trust
  4. Discuss what Psychotherapy Encompasses
    • Unconditional positive regard (thanks to Carl Rogers)
    • Positive reinforcement
    • Identification of triggers
    • Help with problem-solving
  5. Discuss Cognitive Therapy
    • Cognition: thought process
    • Cognitive distortions: thinking errors
    • Perception of self + world+ future = cognitive triad
    • Purpose:
    • Decrease self-defeating thought patterns
    • Decrease self-blame
  6. Disuse Schema
    • Core beliefs about self
    • Try to understand why they are doing what they are doing
  7. Discuss Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • Id of how thoughts lead to feelings/ emotions lead to behavior
    • Includes: reconsidering thoughts, change in feelings, change in behavior
  8. List Advantages of CBT
    • Time-restricted
    • Observable changes in behavior
    • Favored by insurance companies
  9. List 3 parts of the Psychotherapy Triangle
    • Thoughts
    • Feelings and emotions
    • Actions and behaviors
  10. Discuss Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
    • Tx for Boarderline Personality D/o & suicidal
    • Purpose: to counteract an invalidating environment and/ or inherent trust issues (abuse or neglect)
    • Works on emotional dysregulation
    • Uses empathy
    • Encourages mindfulness
    • Id triggers
  11. Discuss SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, & referral to tx)
    • Targets ETOH, tobacco, drug use
    • Primary care
    • Link to community
  12. List 5 Somatic Therapies
    • Phototherapy
    • EMDR
    • TMS
    • ECT
    • VNS
  13. Discuss Somatic: Phototherapy
    • Fluorescent light
    • Seasonal affective disorder
    • SE: mania, h/a, eyestrain, nausea, sweating, sedation
  14. Discuss Somatic: EMDR
    • To tx sever anxiety, PTSD, abuse, panic attacks
    • Move finger in front of face calms the pt, like fish swimming
  15. Discuss Somatic: TMS
    • Rapidly changing magnetic field induces a small, electric current to the superficial cortex of the brain
    • Stimulates and activates brain cells
    • No sedation
    • Outpt
  16. Define Neuroplasticity
    The ability of neurons and neuronal connections to change
  17. Discuss Somatic: ECT
    • Shock tx
    • Unilateral
    • SSRIs
    • SE: memory loss, h/a, muscle aches
  18. Discuss ECT requirements
    • Pre-tx: CBC, CXR
    • Hold anticonvulsant meds
    • NPO after midnight
    • Like surgery
  19. Discuss Somatic: VNS
    • Invasive
    • Approved for partial seizures and depression
    • Stimulates the left cervical vagus nerve with continual electrical impulses
    • Affects the limbic system
    • Side effects: headache, hoarseness, dyspnea, voice changes, cough, pharyngitis, ataxia, hypesthesia, &
    • risks associated with implantation of device into upper chest
  20. List Biologically Based Practices
    • Aromatherapy
    • Diet & nutritional supplements
    • Herbal Preparations
    • Light Therapy
  21. List Cautions with Herbals
    • Allergies
    • Less regulated
    • Blood levels of other meds
    • Body chemistry
    • Liver damage
    • Drug interaction
  22. List Manipulative & Body-Based Practices
    • Yoga: memory, anxiety, stress
    • Reflexology: areas of feet relate to body
    • Massage: pain, stress
  23. Discuss Energy Medicine
    • Correct or balance energy
    • Acupuncture
    • Bioelectromagnetic tx
    • Tai-chi

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