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Attribute one’s own impulses to another person
involves inducing a mild seizure by delivering an electric shock to the brain.
uses positive punishment to reduce undesirable behavior
presence within a individual of two or more distinct identities that at different times take control of the individuals behavior
an approach that views personality in terms of how the person thinking about the situation encountered in daily life and behaves in response to them.
idea that people are instinctively predisposed toward certain fears
Prevention of desires reaching conscious
Plausible explanation for feelings and behavior
an existentialist approach to treatment helping the client realizes their behaviors and thoughts and take responsibility for them
emotional over-involvement and excessive criticism directed toward the former patient by his or her family.
Channeling impulses to acceptable activities
sudden loss of memory for one’s personal history, accompanied by an abrupt departure from home and the assumption of a new identity
• A disorder or symptom that occurs as a result of a medical or psychotherapeutic treatment itself
designed to evaluate whether a particular treatment works
- individuals who are prone to depression automatically attribute negative characteristics to negative experiences to causes that are internal, stable, and global.
designed to answer questions regarding why a treatment works
client relaxes while imagining being in a frightening situation
approach to therapy that allows growth to be facilitated by genuine reactions from the therapist
exposing client to emotion arousing stimulus until the emotion decreases
teaches an individual to be fully present in the moment and to detect their symptoms before they become a problem
sudden loss of memory for significant personal information
personality as a conscious choice
involves placing a powerful-pulsed magnet over person’s head, which alters neuronal activity in the brain
Reverting back to immature age
surgical destruction of certain brain areas
Shifting impulses to less threatening alternatives
person’s explicit knowledge of his or her own behaviors, tasks, and other personal characteristics
uses various terms to characterize differences among people
dimensions people use in making sense of their experiences
extreme fear of venturing into public places
Replace impulses with exaggerated opposite
People’s tendency to take credit for their successes but downplay responsibility for their futures.
chemical that produces rapid, shallow breathing and heart palpitations
given tokens for desired behavior
the question of whether behavior is caused by personality or situational factors
choices are made in context of life and death
therapeutic approach that teaches clients to replace negative thinking with more positive beliefs
person’s assumptions about the likely consequences of a future behavior
Take on the characteristics of another
repeated exposure to bright light

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