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Repression and  the unconcious mind

Individuals may be unaware of of the factors that cause their behaviour, emotions and general mental health. Reffered as 'insight therapy'. they gain an insight to what happened int the past this means they can deal with problems currently.

Free Association

the patient expresses their thoughts as they occur even if thought to be irrrelevant.

the procedure is designed to reveal areas of conflict and bring it into the concious mind.

Therapist interpretation

As the patient speaks the therapist liten carefully trying to pick out clues and draw a conclusion. patients can be resistant to speak


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