A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 86 - 87 of 299

Question number: 86

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Brief about Attachment disorders (Marks 6)


Attachment disorders are as follows

  • Children experiencing inadequate, abusive or absent care giving in early adulthood fail to develop normal attachment relationships with caregivers, resulting in two different disorders

  • Reactive attachment disorder describes children who are inhibited and emotionally withdrawn and unable to form attachment with caregivers

  • Disinhibited social engagement disorder describes children who inappropriately approach all strangers, behaving as if they had always had strong loving relationships with them

Attachment disorders

Attachment Disorders

Question number: 87

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List out the techniques and contributions of Reality therapy (4 Marks)


Active, directive and didactic therapy. Skilful questioning is a central technique used for the duration of the therapy process if clients decide that their present behaviour is not effective, they develop a specific plan for change and make a commitment to follow through. Reality therapy is a positive approach with an action orientation. It can be used by teachers, educators, social workers and counsellors- any appropriate response

The Reality therapy

The Reality Therapy

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