Chapter 3 Flashcards Preview

Nur 241 - Psych > Chapter 3 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chapter 3 Deck (13)
Loading flashcards...
1

Psychotherapy - def

talk therapy!

2

Freud - conscious - def

current awareness, thoughts, beliefs and feelings.

3

Freud - preconscious - def

What is immediately below the surface, not currently the subject of our attention.

4

Freud - unconscious - def

This is where our primitive feelings, drives, and memories reside.

5

Freud - ID, Ego, and Superego - Def

ID - Primitive, pleasure seeking part (sexual pleasure!)
Ego - Sense of self and acts as an intermediary between the ID and the world.
Superego - conscience, greatly influenced by our parents or caregivers moral and ethical stances.

6

Psychoanalytic Theory - Freud

Freud's scientific method to relieve emotional disturbances by knowing the unconscious mind.

7

Transference - def

when the patient projects intense feelings onto the therapist related to unfinished work from previous relationships.

8

Countertransference - def

when the therapist/care giver responds by pouring feelings onto the patient.

9

Interpersonal Therapy - def

a hands on system in which therapists actively guide and challenge maladaptive behaviors and distorted views.

10

Behavior Therapy - what does it do?

Uses basic tenets from each of the behaviorists described in the chapter.

11

Systematic Desensitization - def

Working towards feeling better about something - in a systematic way.

12

Aversion therapy - def

Eradicates unwanted habits by associating unpleasant consequences with them.

13

Biofeedback - def

individuals can control physiological responses such as breathing rates, HR's and BP's.