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Development and Attachment

-Can you address how early attachment to a caregiver might operate as a template for the development of attachments across the individual's lifespan. Can you Provide an example (from your clinical work or using a hypothetical client) to illustrate how attachment issues might be demonstrated during the therapy process, either

Example of Grief

Can you Identify an example of grief you have encountered with a client experience. (If none of your clients have experienced loss or expressed grief, use a hypothetical example). -What clinical themes did you observe in your work with this client? Was the current grief experience related to any events in the client's history

Written language comprehension

What factors contribute to our understanding of written language? Give examples and describe how comprehension of written language can be improved.

Combining Low Income Individuals with Therapy

This is a new client who has many life stressors and is feeling overwhelmed. You and your clients are from a relatively poor rural community and there are not many resources available to help your clients. The economy is bad in your area, both for clients and professionals like yourself. As a therapist, how can you figure whe

Reflective Listening Skills in Counselling

Packaging combines the foundational counseling skills with open-ended questions. This enables the counselor to continue demonstrating good listening skill while encouraging the client to say more about his or her current concerns. Write 2 examples each below Paraphrasing content followed by a question. (2 examples) Reflect

Types of Aggression

See the attached file. Riverbend City: Group Formation and Communication Mission ________________________________________ Introduction: Welcome to Riverbend City Expository Text: A Southern Inlet Metropolitan freight train has derailed, spilling chemicals that have created a hazardous plume. The effects of this spill on

Crisis Situations

Have you either encountered a crisis situation or have observed a counselor or other mental health professional responding to one. Can you briefly describe this situation by answering the following: What type of crisis was it? What skills and resources did you or the other professional use to assess the crisis situation?

Disaster Response

Can you Identify a agency that has overall responsibility for emergency management in the community (this is usually a local or county program or the local Red Cross office). Can you assist with researching a program and report on their emergency management plan by address the following questions: Does the program use counsel

Prevention and Advocacy

See the attached files. In Clinical Mental Health Counseling in Community and Agency Settings, pages 185-187, the authors discussed stress management from an educational and preventative perspective. Can you take one aspect of stress management and outline how you would present it from a preventive or educational orientati

Client Advocacy and Adolescent Depression

Previously I asked for assistance with selecting an area of mental health and outlined three key points that would address if you were developing an informational speech for the general public. (See Attachment). Can you revisit this area of mental health, address the following: Describe at least three local advocacy activi

Crisis Management and Planning

Can you provide a synopsis of an agency's policy or protocol for how to manage crisis situations, such for a client who is suicidal, homicidal, actively psychotic, or aggressive and in need of assessment for hospitalization. Describe the policy for following mandatory reporting laws. Describe how someone can be proactive i

Public Communication

Can you select an area of mental health to which you have been exposed, either through your clients or your professional reading. Examples of this might be child abuse, the severely and persistently mentally ill, or level of funding or resources. Outline in paragraph form three key points you would want to include if you were sp

Communicating With a Client's Support System

Can you reflect on communication you have had with a family member or spouse of a client. If you have not had communication with a family member or spouse, reflect on a consultation you have had regarding a client with another mental health counseling professional. Can you assess whether you took into consideration the scope

Professional and Personal Balance

Maintaining professional boundaries is unmistakable when we discuss work with clients; however, we often neglect to apply boundaries when it extends beyond our clinical work into the area of our personal lives. Neglecting these boundaries can have a profound effect on our levels of stress and burnout. Discuss the importance o

Self-Disclosure and Therapy

See the attached file. There are multiple professional boundaries and best practices to consider in the professional role of the counselor. They include potential sticking points, such as the amount of time spent in session, telephone calls from clients between sessions, cancellation of appointments by client and counselor, a

Choicing a Sampling Approach for a Survey

You are planning to conduct a client satisfaction study of former clients of the Department of Social Services (DSS) to determine their level of satisfaction with the services they received from DSS. Those former clients represent all racial groups (e.g., white, African American, Latino, Asian). You work at DSS and have access t

Counseling Skills for Specific Clients

Can you please analyze and critique the attached transcription therapy session with client on how competently the counselor of therapist applied clinical counseling skills? There are three sections that need to be addressed: Section 1 - Introduction. Section 2 - Transcription and Analysis.(See Attached) Section 3 - Summ

Research design: quantitative vs. qualitative

- Do you see more qualitative or quantitative approaches used? - Why do you think some psychologists are more comfortable with conducting studies using quantitative data instead of qualitative data? - What would be an advantage to using qualitative data along with quantitative data? Find three peer-reviewed articles (one th

Aggression: The Sleeper Effect

Select one of the types of aggression physical or psychological, discuss and present your view of which explanation for aggression best describes this particular kind of aggression. Explain your reasoning.

Outlining a Paper on Social Psychology

Outline a paper of 2000 words on any topic related to social psychology. Please include at least eight sources, four of those with publication dates from the past two years.

Relationships of Marriage and Family Examined

Support each of your answers with factual evidence from scholarly sources. Use proper APA formatting including proper referencing and citations. (Answer each question in a minimum of 200 words) 1. Explain the functions and patterns of dating. 2. Describe the process of falling in love. 3. Distinguish between what it mea

Ethical Issues of the Stanford Prison Experiment

Visit the Stanford Prison Experiment website to learn more about this famous experiment. The website has slides and movies of the experiment, which were done very realistically. You will also see how an elaborate psychological experiment was conducted, and why, and its ethical limits. Write a paper of 250-500 words in which you

Internet and effects on work and personal life

Outline the ways in which the Internet and advances in telecommunications have changed the way you conduct your work and personal life. Remember to include things like Internet use, cell phone use, social media, and other communication technologies. In addition, examine the quality of your relationships. Do you find yourself ha

Marriage & Family Research

1. Describe the changing patterns on intimate relationships in contemporary society. What role has media played in this and how so? 2. Define what a family really is. 3. Discuss how families have varied across time and societies. 4. Discuss problems encountered by "single-parent families". 5. Describe psychological and socia

Special Types of Loss

Case Study: Special Types of Loss, Imagine that you are discussing this case with Stanley Friedman, the psychologist who will be working with Governor Nixon. Dr. Friedman has asked you for your thoughts on the case. Consider the following as you prepare your response: •Assess how the governor is coping. •What issues might

Learning Contract VS Other Social Work Process

Please help with the following problem. Provide at least 100 words in the solution. How does the development of the learning contract parallel other documents used in the social work process? (i.e. some process I have used other than my learning contract to get a system going are the following): Attend lectures Do the n

Countertransference Views

After reading the articles (see attachment), give consideration to your own views of countertransference. Discuss both the productive and less-valuable aspects of countertransference, and any countertransference issues you can identify related to either your own experiences or recent experiences that have surfaced in your practi

Multicultural counselling and interventions

In this mission, you had the opportunity to explore two communities in Riverbend City. Select one of the settings and describe the issue at hand and the various people involved. - What groups are represented and how does membership in those groups affect the characters? - How would a human services professional address health

Grief and Family Systems

Review the Riverbend City mission for this unit. Consider how the family has progressed in coming to terms with Sheldon's illness and approaching death. How have things changed? What factors now need to be considered? Imagine that you will be joining this family's care team as a counselor. Your role is to: - Assess and descr

Three models of compliance

This interactive activity explores three scenarios in which someone was trying to achieve compliance with a request. Discuss the outcomes of your choices and compare or contrast these scenarios with a real-world situation you have personally experienced. • How do you find yourself reacting when someone is trying to obtain y