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1

What does a relationship look like in feminist therapy?

Egalitarian
-looked at as equal
-goal of therapy is attention on power

2

How are client problems viewed?

as being rooted socially and politically
"personal is political"

3

Type of theory based on drawing conclusions about human behavior from male oriented concepts?

Androcentric theory

4

What types of techniques are provided?

assertiveness training
bibliotherapy (reading material)
gender role analysis
power analysis
self disclosure
reframing/relabeling

5

A feminist and psychologist known for her book, "In a Different Voice"

Carol Gilligan

6

As a feminist therapist, what causes clients to come in to therapy?

intrapsychic and interpersonal causes

7

term: a belief that an individuals cultural group holds more power over others and is therefore viewed as superior

Ethnocentrism

8

A theory in which therapeutic principles and strategies can be used in individual and group situations
-doesn't matter age, race, gender etc.

Flexible theory

9

term: mental scripts and interpretations that influence our perception about gender

Gender schema

10

Theory that states beliefs, thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by context and environmental factors

Interactionist theory