Flashcards in Psychotherapies Deck (23)
What are the methods and techniques used in psychotherapies derived from?
Many different branches of psychology
What is their experimental work on regarding psychology?
LearningRemembering and thinkingDevelopmental stagesMotivation Skill acquisition
What has changed regarding psychotherapies in the last 40 years?
A distillation to new and briefer forms of therapy
What psychotherapies are given most weight in the NHS?
Those founded and evaluated scientifically
Why is most weight given to psychotherapies that have been founded and evaluated scientifically?
NHS has limited resources, so have to prioritise
What are the learning theories?
Classical conditioningOperant conditioningSocial learning theory
What study discovered classical conditioning?
What is the basis of operant conditioning?
Looks at what happens when you do something
What is the basis of social learning theory?
Looks at what other people do
How do psychotherapeutic approaches differ?
ConceptsResearchUse of language
What is the problem with the variation in psychotherapeutic approaches being so differently?
Can cause confusion
Are the various psychotherapy approaches heterogenous or homogenous within themselves?
Who derived the definitional framework for psychological therapies?
What are the categories in the definitional framework for psychological therapies?
Type AType BType C
What are the type A psychological therapies?
Psychological treatment as an integral part of mental health care
Who are type A psychological therapies provided by?
When are type A psychological therapies carried out?
When doing other things
Give an example of when type A psychotherapies are carried out
Appointments for other conditions or existing conditions
What are type B psychological therapies?
Eclectic psychological therapies and counselling
What is used in type B psychological therapies?
Integrated therapies, using different modalities
What are type C psychological therapies?
Who are type C psychological therapies given by?