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Forms of child psychotherapy

1. Choose three forms of child psychotherapy and describe the function of each one on a child's recovery.

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1. Choose three forms of child psychotherapy and describe the function of each one on a child's recovery.

There are many types of child psychotherapy that helps in recovery of various disorders. Let's look at three of them.

A. Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)

For example, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) addresses a child's thoughts and feelings, especially how the child's thought impact how they feel, which impacts behavior. It specifically helps to improve a child's moods, anxiety and behavior through the examination of confused or distorted patterns of thinking. The CBT therapist acts a teacher, and teaches the child that thoughts cause their feelings and moods which can influence how they act (behavior). During CBT, a child will learn to identify harmful thought patterns with the help of the therapist. The therapist then helps the child replace this pattern of thinking with thoughts that will result in more appropriate feelings and behaviors. In fact, this approach ...

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This solution provides research on three forms of child psychotherapy and describes the function of each one on a child's recovery. References are provided.

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