Describe your philosophy, including the branches of philosophy we have discussed this semester: metaphysics, ethics, epistemology, logic, philosophy of religion, political, and aesthetic. Be sure to include your approach to ethics, politics, epistemology, metaphysics, and philosophy of religion.
The Strategic school of therapy is widely known for its use of paradoxical interventions. -define paradoxical interventions; how can I as a student better understand this concept. -How would this principle be applied (at least 2 examples from the case below) Jean and Henry have been married for eight years and have one chil
-Discuss the ethical need for a multicultural approach to counseling. -Why is this important to counselors? -Describe several of the competencies related to multicultural counseling. (use apa articles for support)
I need help writing a short research paper on "black women why are they still single." Therefore, the paper needs to list five discipline in relation to the topic, such financial, pyschology, econmical, legal or social...etc.
Scenario: A client you are seeing has a house on St. Thomas. One day during a particular difficult session, the client suggests that you might enjoy a trip to St. Thomas and a stay at his villa on the ocean. You tell him that you really do not have any time for a trip but thank him for his offer. The next week, the client state
Using Howard Gardners Multiple Intelligences, can you please give me an example by picking a topic that you would like to teach (Examples: Civil War, Charlotte's Web, China, etc.) and create a five step action plan to include activities addressing various learning styles. Provide a rationale and two resources.
Why use Person Centered Theory and/or Feminist Theory as a treatment response for an unmarried single woman who has decided to have a baby on her own before potential health issues limit her chances to be a mother.
I have attached the following case study. I'm trying to determine why out of all the theories person centered & feminist theory's have been chosen to apply to this problem and if both of these theories will actually work for the client. What is the main focus using these theories? Please review the scenario and determine fro
What is operant conditioning? How do reinforcement, punishment, and extinction apply to operant conditioning? How do the concepts of reward versus punishment apply to society? Explain your answer and use examples from your own life experience.
What is guided imagery? For what type of client might this technique be useful, and why?
The Case of Mark Mark is a counselor in the inner city of Toledo, Ohio, where he maintains a private practice. Mark works Monday through Thursday providing services to low-income clients. He often lets clients go without payment because he knows that they really need the help. He even lets the few who do have insurance go wit
The practice of deception (practice when someone is led to believe something that is untrue) may be used in research methodologies when valid results cannot be obtained by disclosing to subjects the real purpose of the research. However, the "no informing" practice of deception is viewed as more ethically objectionable (Sieber, Iannuzzo & Rodriguez, 1995).
Deception in studies involving the practice of no informing. No-informing suggests that participants are unaware that they are participating in research, which could have long -lasting psychological or physical effects. Non-informing invites several potential ethical objections (a) First, the subject's privacy is invaded, (b) th
Could you give a brief description of three boundary issues that would be the most challenging for you to "honor" and why (please include potential harm and benefits), and give relevant ethical codes (ACA or AMHCA). Then, would you address these same issues in a supervisory relationship? Three boundary issues discussed as chal
This topic is focused on the policy by schools to adopt school uniforms codes. This topic discusses the advantages and/or disadvantages of this policy.
Local communities have made decisions to adopt school uniform policies as part of an overall program to reduce substance use, violence, other behavioral problems, and increase attendance. Some large public school systems have either voluntary or mandatory uniform policies, mostly in elementary and middle schools. This solution
I am studying social cognitive theory. I need to learn about the strengths and limitations of social cognitive theory and explain what it does to an individual's behavior.
Which sub-discipline or sub-disciplines within psychology do you believe will become increasingly important in the future? Why? How do you see psychology being applied to improve society's future?
Situation: You have begun seeing a client in therapy and find that his insurance does not cover outpatient mental health issues. You suggest to the client that you will continue to see him for a reduced rate so that he is able to continue and pay out of pocket for his sessions. -Identify the ethical dilemma (s) presented in
Situation: A client that you have been seeing for some time comes to a session very upset. He has recently lost his job and the rent is due. He is married with two small children and has been trying unsuccessfully to find a new job. He asks you if you would be willing to loan him $100.00 until he gets his unemployment check w
Explain the concept of habituation. Analyze the factors that affect perceptual learning. Examine the effects of stimulus exposure. Discuss the application of simple stimulus learning to at least two real life situations. analysis should include at least three references from scholarly sources.
What is the difference between conditioned and unconditioned responses? Provide at least 3 examples of each type of response, preferably from your own life experience. What does it mean when a behavior is classified as a conditioned response? What are some examples of conditioned emotional responses that you have observed in you
This solution provides a description of the American Psychological Association's ethical standards and codes.
The American Psychological Association established ethical standards and codes in order to help practitioners uphold a certain level of conduct and professionalism. More specifically, the ethical codes mainly serve as principles and guidelines practitioners should strive to adhere to while they are working. Ethical guidelines be
Using the attached case study: * From a Bowenian perspective, who would you want to attend the majority of sessions? Why? * What is the role of the therapist from this perspective? * What would the assessment process look like from this perspective? * Who or what would be the target of intervention, and wha
Diversity and Multicultural Issues. Problems in the film are focused on gay and lesbian issues, the conflict of emotion, and boundaries and ethics dealing with clients with different sexual orientations.
Select between Jack or Ennis from the film Brokeback mountain and describe the diversity and multicultural issues you would need to address if you were working with him as a client in individual counseling. What concerns would you have about the client, as well as your ability to work with him effectively? What legal and ethical
Examine Fromm's Human Needs. Is there a distinction between human needs based on Humanistic principles and biblical perspectives?
Examine Fromm's Human Needs. Compare and/or contrast each of Fromm's Human Needs from a biblical viewpoint. Remember to use Scripture in your thread. A distinction exists between human needs from the humanistic theories postulated by Fromm, and human needs as they are described in the Bible. Human needs are examined as they re
The Son of Sam was a killer, starting in July of 1976, who stalked women in New York. He picked his victims randomly, but there was always a woman: either two women together or a man and a woman. He used a 44-caliber gun of an unusual make. This serial killer learned how to terrorize a city. Like most serial killers, he set fire
A human-interest article on Virginia Starr, and her counseling from the perspective of this founding leader is discussed. Examples of Satir's techniques in counseling are reviewed.
Write a human-interest article about a founding leader for your regional professional newsletter. The article has to be written from the counseling perspectives of Virginia Satir. * What is the role of the therapist from this perspective? * From this perspective, how and why does change occur in therapy? * Is t
Ethical decision making is explored based on two models using a case study approach to problems in a relationship.
1.compare and contrast the feminist model of ethical decision making with the transcultural integrative model of ethical decision making 2. which method applies to the attached to this case and why: The Case of Sheila and Mark Sheila and her husband Mark have set up an appointment to meet with you regarding some recent
Design a Small N study to change a behavior of your own or of someone with whom you have a great deal of contact. Explain the following The target behavior and how it would be measured The reinforcer that would be used and how it would be delivered The particular Small N design you would use to demonstrate the effectiven
Describe the concept of learning. Distinguish between learning and performance. Compare and contrast the conceptual approaches to the study of learning.
Is learning the result of instinct or experience? Provide examples from your own life experience to support your viewpoint. Is there a difference between learning and performance? If so, what is it? If not, why? Please provide examples from your own life experience.
How are psychological principles related to coincidences is the focus of this discussion. The belief in single-cause explanations vs coincidences are examined.
The problem questions are focused on psychological principles underlying coincidences and single-cause events. The article discussed beliefs focused on why coincidences exist. Explanations are provided that suggest a relationship between single-cause, and coincidental events. The article also examines why individuals may tend to