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Treatment of Psychological Disorders

Goal of treatment: Help to change maladaptive thoughts, feelings, behaviours Helping Relationships: Most therapists today use an eclectic approach (A person who derives ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse range of sources.) Psychodynamic Therapy ASSUMPTIONS: Behavior is driven by biological urges, interpsychic conflict and developmental fixations GOALS: client seeks insight regarding unconscious…

Who are the Hazara?

The Hazara are a minority ethnic  group that make up approximately 19-20% of Afghanistan’s population.  Their Asian (Mongolian) features distinguish them from other people in Afghanistan.  They look like Mongolians and East Asians.  The Hazara are visually, linguistically and religiously different from all the other people around them.  As a result, they have long been…

Theories of Crime: Classical, Biological, Sociological, Interactionist

There are four basic theories of crime, and knowing and understanding each one is imperative for one to succeed in any legal profession. Whether one desires to become a lawyer, crime scene investigator, law enforcement officer, they will need to understand the different theories of crime. Understanding these theories will help with dispute resolution, crime…