PCN-521 Model Matrix
Directions: Below is a matrix you will use throughout this course to gather and organize information. It is suggested you save this document for future use as it will be a helpful study guide in preparation for your licensure exam.
Ivan Pavlov, Watson, Thorndike, B.F. Skinner, and Bandura
Downward Arrow, ABCs, match thoughts to feelings, replace unhelpful thoughts with useful thoughts, replace negative self-talk, and explore alternate schemas
How do problems arise and persist?
Recurring faulty cognitions result in problematic response patterns
To modify specific patterns of thinking / behaviors and to alleviate the presenting symptoms
How does change occur?
Changed beliefs lead to changed behaviors
Change occurs when contingencies of reinforcement are altered
Ask questions to challenge assumptions rather than directly challenging
Teach family that emotional problems are caused by unrealistic beliefs