- Words: 612
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Psychology
- Paper #: 7339119
Because of the speed of change in today's society, as well as the ramifications from psychological problems such as major depression, suicide, violence toward others and substance abuse, there is a need to help people more quickly and effectively deal with their psychological issues. The emphasis in more modern approaches is in self-development and self-actualization.
Cognitive behavior therapy, CBT, for example, is an approach for people to better handle the