Family Therapy Quiz

EasedWonder avatar
EasedWonder
·
·
Download

Start Quiz

Study Flashcards

30 Questions

Which term refers to the examination of relationships between beliefs and behaviors?

Circular questioning

What is the main focus of Milan Family Therapy?

Family belief systems

When do problems generally arise in a family?

When the family's maps of reality cease to be useful

What is the goal of Milan Family Therapy?

To facilitate change in family belief systems

Which technique in Milan Family Therapy involves asking questions about relationships and interactions within the family?

Circular questioning

What is the current status of family therapy in Australasia?

Low profile in New Zealand

What should family therapists be cautious about when working with families from different cultures?

Pathologizing family values

What is the role of the therapist in Milan Family Therapy?

To facilitate change in the family belief systems

What is the main focus of Milan Family Therapy?

Family belief systems

What is the main difference between linear and circular questioning?

Linear questioning focuses on individual symptoms, while circular questioning focuses on family belief systems

Which term refers to numerous therapeutic approaches?

Family therapy

What are the three points of differentiation for family therapy approaches?

Problem-maintaining behavior patterns, problematic belief systems, and context/systems

During the 40s and 50s, therapeutic approaches focused on the individual in the family who was the 'problem'.

True

According to Sigmund Freud, it was best to keep patients away from their toxic families.

False

What is the most important point of differentiation for family therapy approaches?

Context/systems

What is the course code for Family Therapy?

PSYC348

What did therapeutic approaches in the 40s and 50s focus on?

Individuals in the family who were problematic

What did Sigmund Freud believe was best for patients?

Keeping them away from toxic families

What are the three focuses of family therapy approaches?

Problem-maintaining behavior patterns, problematic belief systems, and context/systems

What is the main difference between family therapy approaches and other psychotherapeutic endeavors?

Focus on context/systems

Family systems approaches differ from individual counseling in that

They focus on the person within their context

According to general systems theory, the behavior of each family member is determined by

The patterns of interactions that connect all family members

Which therapeutic model focuses on the transmission of difficulties between family members?

Bowenian Family Therapy

What is a fundamental aspect of the Bowenian Family Therapy model?

Differentiation of the self

According to the Structural Family Therapy model, family structure is characterized by

Clear intergenerational boundaries between parent and child

What is a key premise of the Structural Family Therapy model?

Problematic family organizational structures may compromise the family's capacity to meet the demands of life-cycle changes

Which therapeutic model was developed by Mara Selvini-Palazzoli, Luigi Boscolo, Gianfranco Cecchin, & Giliana Prata?

Milan Systemic Family Therapy

According to systems theory, living organisms can be seen as a group of elements in interaction with one another, forming stability over time with boundaries

Within itself and between itself and the environment

Which therapeutic model focuses on restructuring the family's dysfunctional structure?

Structural Family Therapy

What is a technique used in Milan Systemic Family Therapy?

Enactment

Test your knowledge on family therapy approaches and concepts with this quiz. Learn about problem-maintaining behavior patterns, problematic belief systems, and historical influences in the field. Designed by Jenna Van Deurs, this quiz will help you assess your understanding of family therapy. Access it on Vevox.app with the ID:183-070-161.

Make Your Own Quizzes and Flashcards

Convert your notes into interactive study material.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Family Therapy
30 questions

Family Therapy

BelovedAgate1777 avatar
BelovedAgate1777
Family Therapy
100 questions

Family Therapy

BelovedAgate1777 avatar
BelovedAgate1777
Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser