Abnormal effect treatment s

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  • Treatments of depression
    • Biological
      • Chemical/ drugs
        • Selective serotine reputare inhibtors (SSRI), help increase the level of serotonin, forces serotonin through the synapse.
        • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI). Break down serotonin and adrenaline, so they are readily available in the synapse
      • ECT
        • a volt 70-130v through he non dominate hemisphere of the brain. muscle relaxants given.
    • Cognitive restructuring
      • The therapist first explains the procedure. The taught to monitor negative thoughts
        • Taught to challenge negative thoughts, explore how negative thoughts are responded to.
          • Dysfunctional beliefs idtenified/ challenged  and the treatment ends with giving the client the tools to repeat the process themself.
    • CBT
      • A; activate event. B:beliefs. C:Cognitive response D:dispute irrational thought E:effective new beliefs replace old


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