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Short-Term Psycho-dynamic Therapies

What are some similarities and differences between cognitive-behavior and short-term psycho-dynamic therapies? Including issues concerning the role of the therapist, the presence or absence of "free choice", the role of emotion, and the role of cognition. Are there any insight about either or both therapist?

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1. What are some similarities and differences between cognitive-behavior and short-term psycho-dynamic therapies? i.e. include issues concerning the role of the therapist, the presence or absence of "free choice", the role of emotion, and the role of cognition. Are there any insight about either or both therapist?

In cognitive-behavior therapy, the role of the therapist is direct and people have "free choice." The therapist acts as a teacher and facilitator, modeling appropriate behaviors and practicing role plays with clients to help them learn new thought ...

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Similarities and differences between cognitive-behavior and short-term psycho-dynamic therapies are noted. References are also provided to justify the assertions.

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