Other slides in this set

Slide 2

Preview of page 2

Here's a taster:

LO: Explain the cognitive
approach to abnormality.…read more

Slide 3

Preview of page 3

Here's a taster:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?
feature=player_detailpage&v=fCZpUIEUsys#t=
5s
Depression with CBT ­ Woman interview…read more

Slide 4

Preview of page 4

Here's a taster:

Cognitive model of
Abnormality
Definition : The view that stresses the role of cognitive
problems (such as illogical thought processes) in
abnormal functioning.…read more

Slide 5

Preview of page 5

Here's a taster:

Assumptions of Cognitive model
· Abnormality is caused by
faulty thinking.
· Examples of faulty thinking
include; maladaptive
assumptions and recurring
upsetting thoughts.
· These thoughts lead to
mental illness such as
depression.…read more

Slide 6

Preview of page 6

Here's a taster:

Cognitive approach
· The aim of cognitive therapy known as CBT is to challenge
irrational and dysfunctional thought processes.
· Two examples of the cognitive approach are:
Beck's cognitive therapy for depression
Ellis' rational-emotive therapy
Who defines normality and why should their interpretation be
acceptable?? What may seem normal to one person may seem
unacceptable to the next..…read more

Slide 7

Preview of page 7
Preview of page 7

Slide 8

Preview of page 8
Preview of page 8

Slide 9

Preview of page 9
Preview of page 9

Slide 10

Preview of page 10
Preview of page 10

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all resources »