Flashcards - Evidence-Based Interventions

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aversion therapy
Aversion therapy is a form of psychological treatment in which the patient is exposed to a stimulus while simultaneously being subjected to some form of discomfort
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stigma
Social stigma refers to extreme disapproval of a person or group on socially characteristic grounds that are perceived, and serve to distinguish them, from other members of a society
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depression
Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being
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catharsis
Catharsis is the purification and purgation of emotions-especially pity and fear-through art or any extreme change in emotion that results in renewal and restoration
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Abnormal psychology
Abnormal psychology is the branch of psychology that studies unusual patterns of behavior, emotion and thought, which may or may not be understood as precipitating a mental disorder
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Abnormal psychology
Abnormal psychology is the branch of psychology that studies unusual patterns of behavior, emotion and thought, which may or may not be understood as precipitating a mental disorder
catharsis
Catharsis is the purification and purgation of emotions-especially pity and fear-through art or any extreme change in emotion that results in renewal and restoration
depression
Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being
stigma
Social stigma refers to extreme disapproval of a person or group on socially characteristic grounds that are perceived, and serve to distinguish them, from other members of a society
aversion therapy
Aversion therapy is a form of psychological treatment in which the patient is exposed to a stimulus while simultaneously being subjected to some form of discomfort
Carl Rogers
Carl Ransom Rogers was an American psychologist and among the founders of the humanistic approach to psychology
cognitive therapies
Cognitive therapy is a type of psychotherapy developed by American psychiatrist Aaron T
transference
Transference is a phenomenon characterized by unconscious redirection of feelings from one person to another
client
A client is a piece of computer hardware or software that accesses a service made available by a server
resistance
The electrical resistance of an electrical conductor is a measure of the difficulty to pass an electric current through that conductor
support group
In a support group, members provide each other with various types of help, usually nonprofessional and nonmaterial, for a particular shared, usually burdensome, characteristic

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