GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology Clinical and Abnormal Psychology-Treatment of Disorders Revision (Page 3 of 4)

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Group and Family Therapies

  • This therapy has advantages of being less expensive and more available unlike individual therapy. Also it helps to give group support, feedback, information, and opportunities for behavior rehearsal. Another type of group therapy is the self-help group (like Alcoholics Anonymous). This is not run by a professional.
  • Family, as a whole has many problems as there are different types of people in it. The aim of family therapy is to change maladaptive family interaction patterns.

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  • Psychoanalysis or “analysis” is a unique from of psychotherapy. When a patient is given psychoanalytic treatment, he is given appointment to meet the analyst almost 4 - 5 times a week and the treatment may continue for years together (as opposed to one to two times per week for most other therapies). Portrayals of classic psychoanalysis (as seen in the movie Harold and Maude) often include a reclining patient facing away from a very silent analyst. However this is not the case today.

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