Flashcards in Feminist therapy Deck (10)
What does a relationship look like in feminist therapy?
-looked at as equal
-goal of therapy is attention on power
How are client problems viewed?
as being rooted socially and politically
"personal is political"
Type of theory based on drawing conclusions about human behavior from male oriented concepts?
What types of techniques are provided?
bibliotherapy (reading material)
gender role analysis
A feminist and psychologist known for her book, "In a Different Voice"
As a feminist therapist, what causes clients to come in to therapy?
intrapsychic and interpersonal causes
term: a belief that an individuals cultural group holds more power over others and is therefore viewed as superior
A theory in which therapeutic principles and strategies can be used in individual and group situations
-doesn't matter age, race, gender etc.
term: mental scripts and interpretations that influence our perception about gender