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- Individual therapy
- Group therapy
- Psychiatric drugs
- Biological therapies
- Effectiveness of treatment
1. Individual Therapy: Psychodynamic, Cognitive & Behavioral
What are the different approaches to individual therapy? In this lesson, we'll watch as Mary tries to find the type of individual therapy that works best for her. Will she be able to overcome her problems? Let's find out!
2. Group Therapy: Definition, Uses & Types
When an individual has personal problems they want to work on with the help of a professional therapist, they don't necessarily have to do it one-on-one. They could benefit from group therapy instead. When is group therapy a good option?
3. Overview of Psychiatric Drugs: History, Types & Uses
Have you ever been curious about how psychiatric drugs work, or more specifically, which psychiatric drugs are used for which disorders? This lesson outlines some common psychiatric disorders and how various medications are used to treat and subdue psychotic symptoms.
4. Biological Therapy for Psychological Problems: Definition & Examples
Do you think psychological problems can be fixed with electric shocks or brain surgery? Find out more about biological treatments for mental problems and the controversial role they played in treating patients.
5. Measuring Psychological Treatment Effectiveness
In this lesson we'll explore factors that contribute to treatment effectiveness in psychological treatment plans. We'll also analyze ways to assess effectiveness and the importance of doing so.
6. Aversion Therapy: Definition & Examples
In this article, you will learn how aversion therapy can help stop unwanted habits and behaviors. Aversion therapy may also be helpful in treating drug and alcohol addiction.
7. Freud's Preconscious Mind: Theory & Overview
Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) was an Austrian neurologist. Freud believed the mind was composed of three parts: the id, ego, and superego. The ego and superego is where the preconscious mind is located. Let's take a look at these concepts and test your knowledge with a quiz.
8. Lobotomy: Definition & Effects
In this lesson, you will learn the types of lobotomies and how they were performed. You will also discover the effects of having a lobotomy and whether or not they are still performed.
9. Resistance in Psychotherapy: Definition & Concept
Although the concept of resistance originated in psychoanalysis, all psychotherapists have to deal with resistant clients. In this lesson you will learn about how resistance works in psychotherapy and take a quiz to test your understanding.
10. Talk Therapy: Definition & Examples
In this lesson, we will define talk therapy and take a look at the two most common examples of talk therapies. Read on to learn more about this type of treatment as well as psychoanalysis and cognitive behavioral therapy.
11. What Is Evidence-Based Practice? - Definition, Examples & Importance
Learn about evidence-based practice, why it improves patient care, and the steps involved in this collaborative treatment approach with some real-life examples.
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