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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 5, Haley shows how Erickson applied therapy when the challenge was to help new parents over into the ______ of being parents.
2. The cases in Chapter 5 typically include whom in the couple?
3. Under which heading does Haley address the final stages of life?
4. What is the title of Chapter 1 in the book?
5. Eventually, through a lengthy process including both success and failure, Erickson gets Harold to complete what?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Erickson approach the sexual orientation of the client in Chapter 4?
2. Describe the first case scenario set up in Chapter 4.
3. What is the purpose of therapy in Haley's opinion as it relates to the phases?
4. How and with whom does Harold end up beginning a relationship with in Chapter 4?
5. What does Jay Haley remark about Erickson's contribution to the progression of psychotherapy in the beginning of the book?
6. What is Erickson's approach to "family orientation"?
7. Discuss Erickson's methods of frustration, space, and emphasizing the positive.
8. How did Erickson use positive reinforcement in the asthmatic patient example from Chapter 3?
9. In the case where a woman is hospitalized in Chapter 5, what issues does she face with her in-laws?
10. How long does the therapy process last working with Erickson?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the common problems in "middle marriage difficulties"? Describe some of the examples from this section of the text and how Erickson administered therapy.
Essay Topic 2
Describe Erickson's technique of "the use of space and position" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
Essay Topic 3
Describe Erickson's technique of "encouraging a relapse" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
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