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Quiz 15 :

Therapy

Quiz 15 :

Therapy

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The theorist associated with REBT is:
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_____ is a therapist's ability to sense a client's emotions just as the client would and to then respond compassionately.
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When something happens Rees does not like, he often overreacts and exaggerates how terrible the outcome is. When he does so, Rees is demonstrating the cognitive distortion:
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David is in therapy for anger issues. He is in therapy with six other people, who discuss their anger issues with each other and a therapist who is also present. David and the others in therapy give each other feedback, as does the therapist. David is MOST likely participating in _____ therapy.
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Dr. Jones is a middle-aged white male who grew up in the United States. His client Vinay is a young college student who grew up in the Middle East. Dr. Jones recognizes that he and Vinay are from different cultural backgrounds but feels confident that he will be able to work sensitively and expertly with his client. Dr. Jones believes he possesses what is defined in the field of psychotherapy as cultural:
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In an effort to improve severe psychological disorders, doctors may operate directly on a person's brain. This is called:
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The first mental hospital in Connecticut opened in 1824 due to the efforts of the American physician _____, who was inspired by progress in the treatment of the mentally ill in Europe.
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Dr. Romero-Muniz's client Christiana has a mood disorder. In therapy, Dr. Romero-Muniz works to help Christiana become more aware of the thoughts and feelings of which she was previously unaware. Dr. Romero-Muniz focuses mostly on Christiana's current life, as opposed to her past. Dr. Romero-Muniz will work with Christiana for a briefer amount of time than is typical with similar therapy approaches. The type of therapy Dr. Romero-Muniz MOST likely practices is:
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Liliana is the lead singer in a popular band. Lately, she has been experiencing severe anxiety before concerts. Liliana is seeing Dr. Alvarez to work on her anxiety. Throughout therapy, Dr. Alvarez has helped Liliana recognize the ways in which her unconscious beliefs have resulted in her increased feelings of anxiety. In doing so, Dr. Alvarez is using the psychoanalytic technique of:
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The cognitive distortion of _____ occurs when a person comes to a broad-based conclusion based on just a single, unfortunate event.
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In addition to treating depression, antidepressants can also be effective in reducing _____ symptoms.
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_____ is a cognitive distortion that occurs when a person exaggerates the negative consequences of an event or sees a minor event as a disaster.
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A therapist's full acceptance of a client without any conditions or limitations is called:
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In the _____ approach to therapy, a therapist selects the best treatment for a client based on evidence from studies of similar clients.
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Antidepressants work to improve a person's mood by increasing the activity of which neurotransmitters?
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Which is NOT an example of a circumstance in which patient confidentiality should be broken?
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Jack has an anxiety disorder. Jack's therapist uses various techniques to help him overcome his anxiety and improve his emotional functioning. What type of treatment is Jack MOST likely undergoing?
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Before beginning therapy, Dr. Adams explains to her clients how the therapy process works. She answers any questions they have and clarifies points that are unclear. If clients provide permission, Dr. Adams can proceed with therapy. This procedure is called:
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Sarah has an anxiety disorder for which she sees Dr. Williams. Sarah chose Dr. Williams as her therapist because of his training and experience with anxiety disorders. Sarah is glad to be facing her anxiety instead of avoiding it, and believes her anxiety will improve with treatment. Sarah feels that the collaborative relationship she has with Dr. Williams has been particularly helpful. Which element comprising Sarah's therapy is LEAST linked to her potential improvement?
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Walter recently began therapy but is not sure whether he wants to continue with this particular therapist. Walter feels that his new therapist completely understands what he is going through and thoroughly accepts him as a person, but he also feels that the therapist is a bit fake at times. According to Carl Rogers, the therapist is lacking the essential characteristic of:
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