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Social and Cultural Diversity Paper

Refer to the “Social and Cultural Diversity Paper Writing Instructions” for a detailed explanation of the requirements for the Social and Cultural Diversity Paper that you will be developing throughout the course. 
You should have been working on the draft of this paper since you developed the outline early in the course.
For this assignment, complete the first draft of the paper (1,750-2,000 words), structured in three parts, in which you address the content criteria provided in “Social and Cultural Diversity Paper Writing Instructions.”
The paper must include 10 scholarly references in addition to the textbook. More references may be used if necessary.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

week 2 Quiz

Which of the following is NOT true of dialects? (Points : 1)       

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Comprehensive Case Conceptualization Report and Written Presentation

· Complete a comprehensive case conceptualization report written in APA Style.The report will include the (a) biopsychosocial history, (b) mental status examination, (c) diagnosis, (d) description of theoretical orientation utilized, (e) case conceptualization, (f) treatment goals and objectives, (g) a minimum of 3 treatment strategies/interventions to be used, and (h) future plan such as continued treatment and after care.

Assignment 1: LASA 2: Treating the Substance Abuser and his Family Presentation

Assignment 1: LASA 2: Treating the Substance Abuser and his Family Presentation
Harvey is married and has 2 teenage children. Harvey has been heavily drinking on a regular basis for the past 10 years.  In the past his wife often covered for him with his job, and usually made excuses for him with his children and his friends. Harvey has not attended his son’s baseball games this year, and he missed his daughter’s performance in the school play due to having been passed out from drinking. At this time, he is at risk for losing his job due to excessive absences, and he was recently arrested for a DUI. Harvey has realized that his drinking is adversely affecting all aspects of his life and he is ready to quit.
Create an 8-10 slide Power Point presentation to discuss treatment plans for Harvey and his family. Use the speaker notes in the slide show to further discuss the topics on each slide. In addition make sure you have a title slide and a slide with references (in APA format).  Please reference at least two peer-reviewed journal articles in your presentation along with appropriate information from the assigned weekly readings. In your presentation:

Evaluate the following methods of treatment and develop a treatment plan for Harvey: Alcoholics Anonymous, Transactional Analysis, and Family Systems Therapy. Please:

Provide  an assessment of Harvey’s situation and what he needs from treatment.
Evaluate and discuss the at least one pro and con of each of the following treatment methods: Alcoholics Anonymous, Transactional Analysis and Family Systems Therapy. 
Develop a treatment plan  for Harvey: 

Choose at least one of the above treatments for the plan.
Address at least two issues that Harvey needs to resolve in treatment.
Include at least three steps for Harvey’s recovery.

Explain Brief Strategic Family Therapy and when it is used. Next, do the following:

Develop a treatment plan for Harvey’s wife. 

Address her specific needs as the spouse of a substance abuser.
Include at least three steps for her recovery.
Take care that this plan is specifically addressing her recovery, and not how she can help Harvey recover.

Develop a treatment plan for Harvey’s children: Address their specific needs as adolescent children of a substance abuser 

Include at least three steps for their recovery.
Recommend at least two substance use prevention strategies aimed at adolescent children of substance abusers.

Choose one of the following cultures: Hispanic, African American, or Asian American, and analyze how being a part of this culture might affect Harvey and his family’s treatment and recovery.  Explain at least two issues present in treating substance abuse within that culture.

Submit your assignment to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.

Provide anexplanation from the viewpoint of the following five perspecive to explain or escribe the behaviors: neurobiological humanistic psychodnamic behavioral cognitive   Barry is a 445-year-old computer…

Provide anexplanation from the viewpoint of the following five perspecive to explain or escribe the behaviors:neurobiologicalhumanisticpsychodnamicbehavioralcognitive Barry is a 445-year-old computer programmer who has never been married and lives with his mother. He spends his evenings and weekends either playing Scrabble with his mother, surfing the internet or participating in chat rooms. His friend Eddie set him up on a blind date with a woman from his work. Yet Barry forgot the time and showed up so late that his date had already left, thinking she’d been stood up. Barry would like to date her, but is too ashamed to call and apologize for not keeping their date. Until recently, his work had been going really well, but after he missed an important project date, the client withdrew the contract offer.

short psychology paper due monday

Follow the link at the end for the “positive psychology” video. If you have questions or cant access, i will log back in tomorrow to sign a handshake and answer any questions. but for the rest of the weekend i will be unreachable.
 Watch the “Positive Psychology” video located in this week’s Electronic Reserve readings. Write a 350- to 750-word paper describing your reaction to the video with respect to the Bhutanese views on happiness. Include the following:Explain the Bhutanese views on happiness.Provide specific examples from the video that you found interesting or meaningful. Why?Contrast the “good life” as reflected in Bhutanese and American culture.Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.    http://fod.infobase.com.contentproxy.phoenix.edu/p_ViewVideo.aspx?xtid=49997&loid=169278

Essay 1

In Modules/Weeks 3, 4, and 5, you will read the provided essay topic, noting carefully all the pertinent issues to address. You will then write an essay of at least 600 words, drawing information from this course, outside readings, and presentations for that module/week. The essay must be strongly supported with proper citations of 2–3 current, scholarly sources in current APA format; include a reference page at the end. These sources must be less than 10 years old. DO NOT write opinions, but support your answers to the questions with your readings.   You will first post your essay to the applicable Discussion Board Forum for the current module/week. Upon considering feedback received, you will then make any necessary revisions and submit the final essay to your instructor.   Essay 1 – Family Systems Explain in detail (using course readings/presentations from this and the last module/week) the relationship between family systems and healthy development. How can one discern a healthy family system? What are the determining factors that distinguish healthy family systems? Discuss the effects of an unhealthy family system on development. Give details on family systems and how they affect physical (neural), emotional, spiritual, and social development. Are differing viewpoints considered, analyzed, and treated?


Democracynow.org. (2010, February 15th). Dr. Gabor Mate: When the body says no: Understanding the stress-disease on the stress-disease connection. Retrieved from http://www.democracynow.org/2010/2/15/dr_gabor_mat_when_the_bodyProceed with the week’s Assignment by doing the following:Part 1: Interview a person whom you know to learn about stress and coping. For the interview, ask the following two questions:What are your top three stressors (worries)?How do you cope with your stressors?Part 2: Complete the following in 1–2 pages:Summarize your interviewee’s responses to the two questions.Refer directly to the textbook or another credible source and discuss the effects a person’s response to a stressor and method of coping can have on his or her mental health.Explain how the interviewee or an individual can learn to cope with stressors in a healthy manner that may lead to more positive effects.Submitting Your AssignmentComplete the  Learning Activity Template. Complete the document in 1–2 pages, using APA writing style, and save it in a location with your first and last name in the title.