Psychodynamic Theories & Approaches Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. As we mature from infancy to adulthood, Sigmund Freud identified stages of development that open the door for new conflicts and unresolved issues that can manifest as dysfunctional behavior. What were these stages called?

Question 2 2. The term psyche is defined as:

Question 3 3. Projecting one's own feelings and self evaluation, especially when negative, on to another person in order to feel better about one's self is a form of what, according to Freud?

Question 4 4. According to Freud, what three elements make up our personality?

Question 5 5. What type of psychological therapy was developed by the proponents of the psychodynamic approach to psychology?

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Question 6 6. Social tasks involve:

Question 7 7. Unlike Freud, Adler believed:

Question 8 8. Alfred Adler's ideas can best be described as:

Question 9 9. Joey has lots of friends and a happy marriage, but he does not have a job. Which type of task is he not mastering?

Question 10 10. Which of these is one of the phases of therapy?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is NOT a psychodynamic treatment?

Question 12 12. A patient tells her therapist about a dream she had the night before. The therapist is likely to use which psychodynamic treatment for that dream?

Question 13 13. Free association and dream interpretation are used to _____

Question 14 14. Catharsis occurs when a patient _____

Question 15 15. During free association, what does a patient do?

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Question 16 16. Who was the individual who affected Jung's works greatly but whom he also had a rift with when Jung began to formulate his own ideas and theories?

Question 17 17. Which of these is a theory that pre-dates Jung's theories?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is one of the four functions of personality, according to Jung's theory of personality?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is part of the human psyche?

Question 20 20. Which of these includes archetypes?

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Question 21 21. What psychosocial crisis results in either a feeling of confidence or inadequacy?

Question 22 22. During which of Erikson's stages do children begin to identify their strengths and take pleasure in their accomplishments?

Question 23 23. Mary is beginning to see herself primarily as a musician, and is focusing less on activities that don't relate to music. Mary is in which of Erikson's stages?

Question 24 24. Why is the successful completion of the trust versus mistrust stage important?

Question 25 25. Erikson characterizes development as a series of _____.

Psychodynamic Theories & Approaches Chapter Exam Instructions

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