The Mental Health profession that I am interested in is Marriage and Family Therapist. A Marriage and Family Therapists or (MFTs) for short are mental health experts trained in psychotherapy and family systems. They are also licensed to diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders concerning married couples, couples in general and families. These types of therapists treat a long range of clinical problems like depression, marital problems, anxiety, child-parent problems and many more. Their job is to help people work through their problems in their relationships and rebuild them.
Journal #1: My Thoughts on Becoming a Mental Health Counselor The purpose of this paper is to compare and contrast the views of becoming a mental health counselor. Although there are many professions to choose from, I decided a mental health counselor with a specialized area in women’s health and domestic violence is my true calling. Tiffany Rush-Wilson Ph. D. stated, “That if we are in this field is because we have a true passion and the seed to do this type of work” (Laureate, 2012).
Peer Supervision Reflection I had peer supervision with Jess Zottoli Andrews on March 23, 2016. Jess and I discussed the benefits of group therapy, along with specific issues experienced at our practicum sites. I explained to Jess how I experienced resident from a teen resident that I interviewed. I explained to Jess how this resident has some difficulty with automatic thoughts and coping skills.
Rhonda Wilson is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor, who is experienced in conducting psychotherapy with children and families. Used cognitive behavioral and solution focused therapies that encompassed individual, marital, couples, group, and crisis intervention counseling to students experiencing social, emotional, educational, and vocational difficulties. Worked within the community to educate families on social services and coordinated behavioral health care with academic and medical care. To reestablish Clinical Therapist knowledge, techniques, and assessments, I reenrolled in Argosy University Atlanta for certification as Marriage and Family Therapist and volunteer as therapist at my local church. Currently, looking for
The primary function of the social worker is to “provide the patient/ family with information and referrals to appropriate community resources as well as serves (sic) as an advocate on their behalf when accessing additional services that they may need.” (Kindred, 2016) Additionally, the social worker assists with psychosocial aspects of care and provides in-service training for hospice volunteers. For practical purposes, this means that the social worker’s daily activities could range from referring a client to a mental health professional to training a new volunteer to watch for signs of depression in
Maville and Huerta (2013) state that Fawcett’s metaparadigm is often used to define and delineate the scope of nursing. Masters stated the purpose of one’s personal philosophy is to define how he or she finds truth. As a result each individual philosophy purported will be unique. This paper will seek to define, describe and explain my thoughts, feelings and belief regarding the four concepts of nursing metaparadigm and their interrelationship as well as their influence on my current nursing practice. Masters (2017) states that our philosophy is derived from a process of lifelong learning which allows us to find the truth.
1: Associated Rehab Program for Women Inc, Carmichael, CA H2: Associated Rehab Program for Women Inc: Alpha Oaks is a treatment center in Carmichael, California. Associated Rehab Program for Women Inc: Alpha Oaks is a treatment center in Carmichael, California. It primarily focuses on substance abuse services. They also cater on detox services, personalized residential counseling, 12 step connection, alcohol or drugs dependency program, and a residential program. It has programs catering to particular demographics, such as people who have experienced sexual abuse.
The objective of this paper is to reflect on the leadership and management skills observed during Leadership Practicum. This author has chosen to interview Robin Mason, Director of Clinical Informatics at South Bay Hospital and preceptor to this author. Personal Analysis This author has had the priviledge to shadow the Director of Informatics and observe her leadership qualities, selflessness, and ability to manage stress and stressful situations with professionalism, grace, and ease. Robin Mason is a staple around South Bay Hospital. Starting employment there as a Registrar and then a Graduate RN, Robin has worked in various departments including Cardiac Rehab, Quality, the Emergency Department, and now Clinical Informatics.
Introduction to SATP SW intern: Hello, everyone! I am Shakira Nelson a social work intern within the Substance Abuse Treatment Program and my supervisor is Ms. Michelle Louisville. Currently, I am a second year MSW student studying at Fayetteville State University.
counseling, where the co-leader can take a few minutes work on some better communication methods so that the client can learn some new and healthier methods to communicate. When the co-leader does not have a client to work with, the co-counselor can be part of the counseling process with the leader of the group. When attracting group members, most counselors are attract group members by using printed materials and websites to attract group members. Counselor can also attract clients by word-of-mouth. By asking counselors if they would know people that would benefit from counseling (Corey, Corey, & Corey, 2014).