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Please discuss what the Psychodynamic Approach or Paradigm is about and how is this approach useful in therapy

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1. Discussion of Psychodynamic Paradigm - what is it? About 200 words.
3. Application in therapy - about 200 words.

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When we talk about a paradigm - we refer to a way of thinking or viewing things. It is very much the same as the word 'perspective'. A theory offers a way of viewing certain phenomenon as it explains the dynamics of it. As such a theory is a kind of paradigm. Psychodynamics was established by Sigmund ...

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