A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 40 - 42 of 299

Question number: 40


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What are the characteristics of Client-centered therapy? (Marks 4)


  • Therapist must have empathy for client that is ability to understand client views and feelings

  • Therapist should be non-judgmental

  • Therapist should be a person of unconditional positive regard

  • Therapist must be genuine- Open and spontaneous

  • Non-directive

  • Also known as Person-centered therapy

Client-centered therapy

Client-Centered Therapy

Question number: 41


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Why it is important to know our emotions? (2 Marks)


Our important outgrowth of the notion that we evaluate our abilities and opinions by comparing with those of others is that the way we identify our emotional states might also influenced by comparison with others.

Important to know our emotions

Important to Know Our Emotions

Question number: 42


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Describe Victor Frankl’s Logo therapy (4 Marks)


  • Frankl developed Logo therapy which means “therapy through meaning”. Frankl’s philosophical model sheds light on what it means to be fully alive.

  • The central themes running through his works are life has meaning, under all circumstances; the central motivation for living is the will to meaning; we have the freedom to find meaning in all that we think; and we must integrate body, mind and spirit to be fully alive-any appropriate response

Image of the Logo therapy

Image of the Logo Therapy