Great post Walter, I agree that ‘taking continuing education can be difficult at times”. The major challenges that facing the health care professionals are lack of time as well as lack of funding support. So, as you mentioned , integrating CME’s into the workplace would save time and money for many healthcare professionals.
Nella Larsen impacted the writing world with her fresh and unique approach on themes such as gender and sexuality. Having written Quicksand and Passing Larsen was awarded the Charmon Foundation Bronze Medal for literature as well as being named the first African‐ American women to receive a Guggenheim Fellowship Award, Larsen was celebrated as one of the bright intellectuals of the Harlem Renaissance. At a very young age Larson’s West Indie father Peter Walker walked out of her life and soon after her mother remarried a white man named Peter Larsen that was thought to be the same person possibly trying to “pass” as white like her characters. Larsen’s novel Passing is about two light skinned African‐American women that are trying
In the essay The Downside of Living Together written by Meg Jay a clinical psychologist. She informs the audience of the effects of cohabitation and what research she has gathered to provide the reader a better understanding about living with a partner before marriage. Jay’s essay begins with a real-life example of a woman who explains how she felt, and gives information about why she and her partner decided to live together before marriage to begin with. Then Jay moves from an example to statistics and definitions that are applied to her example’s story. After, she revisits her example with the new given information, and then ends by introducing other research studies that offer additional information about marriages.
Going through life we must deal with forgiveness from time to time. It can be from forgiving someone for what they’ve done, forgiving myself for something I did, or even being forgiven by someone else for something I did. Either way without forgiveness emotions build up which, will hold someone’s happiness. We witness this a lot in The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, and how forgiveness can be bad if not taken care of or how it can bring people together. Therefore, forgiveness is the key for people to live in peace and happiness.
Pre and Post Mental Illness: Compare and Contrast The Catcher In The Rye and Silver Linings Playbook About 7 or 8 out of every 100 people will have PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) at some point in their lives and about 8 million adults have PTSD during a given year (National Center for PTSD). From this piece of information, I can tell that mental illness is common and people need to seriously pay attention on it. In J.D. Salinger’s
The book highlights the beauty and value of expressing love physically and emotionally. It also emphasizes the importance of mutual respect and communication between partners to achieve true intimacy. Moreover, the Song of Songs teaches that sexual expression between a husband and wife is a gift from God that should be celebrated and enjoyed in a way that honors Him. In light of the importance of Christian relationships and the emphasis on intimacy in the Song of Songs, we can conclude that, as Christians, we have to prioritize our relationships with others and our relationship with God. This means we should seek to build relationships centered on biblical principles, and the Holy Spirit should guide us in all aspects of our lives.
Summary The author of Integrative Approaches to Psychology and Christianity, David Entwistle (2010), states that the premise of the book is to help us understand human nature by “weaving together perspectives from psychology and Christian theology” (Entwistle, 2010, p. 13). His goal is to prove that, when used wisely, psychology and Christian theology can provide a more accurate picture of the physical and spiritual man “because both of them are concerned with truths revealed by God in nature and in His Word” (Entwistle, 2010, p. 221). The book discusses how the integration of Psychology and Christian Theology can be integrated, into Christian counseling, through our understanding of worldviews, counseling models, etc.
Cognitive behavioral therapy is based on patterns of behavior in marriage. The behavioral model of marriage rests on the theory of social exchange. They consider that interpersonal relationships, such as marriage, are mainly composed of negotiation processes, where the parties involved exchange material and non-material goods. Satisfaction in the relationship is high for an individual when the rewards equal or exceeds the costs that result in the exchange process, while dissatisfaction and increased likelihood of dissolution of the relationship occur when costs exceed those Rewards. Accordingly, to behavioral therapists they assume that marital satisfaction and stability will be high when the rewards are equal to or exceed the costs of interactions
This specific model was chosen based on the belief that therapeutic change may occur within an emotionally significant relationship. Additionally, this model enables us to reflect on her relationship histories and how those affect her current and future relationships. There are several key features of this intervention model that will be addressed to create the needed change and produce positive results in the intervention. The first key feature of Attachment Theory is the activation and deactivation of behavioral systems.
I became interested in becoming a therapist shortly after graduating high school. I have always been told that I`m a great listener and many people come to me for solutions to their problems. Being able to help my friends and family with their problems is something I love to do. I have experienced many family members, friends, and along with myself with needing therapy. There is various forms of treatment people can receive in therapy, one being marriage and family therapy.
Couple therapy is one of the proven ways out there that could possibly solve your relationship issues. This will help identify your strengths and weaknesses in terms of attitude with each other. In the United States, there are so many couples who separated themselves because of the issues that they had with each other. Problems will never end, but they can’t deal with it in a proper way.