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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 which situation is it said that new way of finding their equilibrium as a couple is needed?
2. In one example in Chapter 3, a client's intense fear is eventually overcome by Erickson's encouragement and relating to the patient's _____.
3. The therapist deals with each part of the couple _______, as a general rule.
4. After Harold has acquired better habits of dress, he begins to spontaneously seek ______ and to get it.
5. When the client's real need is _______, Erickson goes out of his way to actually artificially create relationships for his patients.
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the first case scenario set up in Chapter 4.
2. What is Haley's description of "Middle Marriage Difficulties"?
3. What does Erickson feel regarding dissent with a couple in the sessions?
4. What friendship does Erickson instigate in Chapter 4?
5. Describe Erickson's use of metaphor and relapse.
6. What does Haley write about the institution of marriage in the beginning of Chapter 5?
7. How does Erickson deal with an adolescent's fears and insecurities in the courtship period?
8. What is Haley's assertion of changes occurring in "Childbirth and Dealing with the Young"?
9. Describe the first life phase discussed in Chapter 2.
10. What is one example in which Erickson recommends divorce in Chapter 5?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does childbirth throw the entire family structure into a form of crisis? What ways does Erickson use to assist families in this transition?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Erickson's technique of "providing a worse alternative" 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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