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What are the Psychodynamic Theory based SW Approaches?
Planned short-term treatment
Psychosocial theory base (5 items)
Psychoanalytic theory greatest influence was:
Ego-Psychology is based with what specific focus:
Ego functions & adaptation
Defendse mechansims (Anna Freud)
Adaptation to an average...
Psychosocial assumptions about human behavior:
*Indivduals seen within context of their enviornment, interacting with family, other sociasl...
Psychosocial motivations for change:
*Disequilibrium evokes anxiety and releases energy to change
* Conscious & unconscious...
Psychosocial vechiles for change:
* Developent of insight & resolution of emotional conflicts lead to possibility of behavioral...
Psychosocial Role of Relationship:
*Conscious use of relationship can stimulate change
*Corrective emotional experience
*Dynamic understanding: how do different apects of a client's personality &...
Psychosocial: Treatment Planning
*Key characteristic is the development of a unique plan based on the clients situation
Phases of treatment:
Engagement and Asssessment:
*Transition from applicant to client
*Eealing with initial resistance
*Mutual understanding betwn. client and worker about goals, treatment process, the nature of...
*Work to alleviate agreed upon problems
*Major focus is on currrent functioning and conscious...
*Potential for growth, recap of major themes of treatment
*Experience feelings about ending...
*Sustainment: partialization, universalization, support, direct influence, ventilation, drscription...
Social workers associated with Psychosocial approach:
Problem-solving appriach is derived from:
Psychosocial and functional approaches
Psychodynamic in it;s psychological theory base with major influence from Ego psych Erickson...
Assumptions about Human Behavior
*are involded in life-long problem solving and adaptation
motivation for change:
* Diseqilibrium betw what is and what the client wants
*Consciuos desire for change
Vechiles for change:
8Imporved skills in problem resolution
*Gratification, encouragement, and support
Role of relationship:
*Sipportive SW relationship to motivaet problem solving
*SW guides client thru process
FOcus problem idnetification andperson/enviornment
*Assess motivtion, capacity and opportunity ...
Psychosocial:based on assessment of the problem and clients (MCO)
*Functional: based ion the...
The four P's:
A Person had a Problem, comes to a Place for help...
*Psychodynamic, especially ego psychology (Freud, Erickson, Hartmen) and Lindemann's work on...
Assumptions about behavior:
* People naturally preveil over regression
* Stress in crisis creates disequilibrium and anxiety...
Motivation for change:
*Disequalibrium brought on by stressful event etc.
*Energy from anxiety
Vechile for change:
*Reorganizationof coping skills
*Growth occuring as the ego develops more coping skills and...
Role of relationship:
*client can develop ntense attachment
*SW role baed on expertise and is authortative and directive
*Explore stress producing situation or event and the clients reponse
*Chara. signs &phases,...
Phases of tratment:
*Identify events that precipitated crisis
*Promote awareness of cog. and emotional impact...