Compare and contrast the key differences and similarities between views of human nature and therapeutic techniques for each approach.
Human nature and therapeutic techniques
Use your “Theory Review Chart” to complete the following essay.
Write a 1,000-1,250-word essay in which you explain the need for various psychodynamic approaches. You will also compare and contrast the three psychodynamic approaches discussed throughout the topic. Your essay must include the following:
- A discussion of why it is important to understand and utilize a variety of psychodynamic approaches.
- An overview of each of the following approaches: psychoanalysis, analytical, and individual.
- Compare and contrast the key differences and similarities between views of human nature and therapeutic techniques for each approach.
- Explain how each theory supports or conflicts with your personal view of human nature.
You must include a minimum of three academic references beyond the textbook to support your essay.
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