Assignment

     
Week 4   6456 Behavioral Approaches to Couples Counseling
Readings
• Gurman,   A. S., Lebow, J. L., Snyder, D. K. (2015). Clinical handbook of couple   therapy. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
o Chapter   2, “Cognitive Behavioral Couple Therapy” o Chapter 3, “Integrative Behavioral   Couple Therapy” o Chapter 5, “Gottman Couple Therapy”
•   Gottman, J. (2017). Couples. Psychotherapy Networker Magazine, 41(1), 35-37.
• Platt,   L. F., & Scheitle, C. P. (2017). Is marriage counseling perceived as   scientific? Examining the views of US adults. The Family Journal, 25(3),   239-246.
Media
Gottman:
•   Gottman, J. M., & Gottman, J. S. (Producers). (2009a). Gottman couples   therapy: A new research-based approach: Our research methods [Video file].
Retrieved   from https://class.waldenu.edu
Note: The   approximate length of this media piece is 10 minutes.
•   Gottman, J. M., & Gottman, J. S. (Producers). (2009a). Gottman couples   therapy: A new research-based approach: The sound relationship house [Video   file].
Retrieved   from https://class.waldenu.edu
Note: The   approximate length of this media piece is 30 minutes.
CBT:
• Psychotherapy.net.   (Publisher). (2002a). Cognitive-behavioral child therapy [Video file]. United   States: Author
Retrieved   from the Walden Library databases.
Note: The   approximate length of this media piece is 2 hours.
•   Psychotherapy.net. (Publisher). (2000). Couples therapy for addictions: A   cognitive-behavioral approach [Video file]. Retrieved from the Walden Library   databases.
Note: The   approximate length of this media piece is 2 hours.
Assignment:
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, or CBT, focuses on patterns of thinking, with decreased attention on patterns of behavior and emotional components of relationships. Researchers have given an enormous amount of attention to CBT and its application to a variety of individual mental health concerns, but they also have appropriated it for working with couples and families. Many systems purists argue that CBT is an individual-oriented theory that lacks systemic concepts necessary to conceptualize family or couple issues. In the end, you will have to make the decision as a couples and family helping professional as to whether CBT can address the relational demands of practitioner work with couples and families.
Choose one media resource from this week’s resources to review. As you begin to formulate a theory-based treatment plan, consider how you would maintain focus on the cognitive-behavioral realm of the couples and/or families, yet attend to the emotional dynamics present in the video.
  
Application:   Applying Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy The Assignment (2–3 pages) 
Based on   the theory demonstrated in the video you chose (CBT with either a couple or   family): 
•  Define   the problem. 
•  Formulate a theory-based treatment plan   including short- and long-term goals for the couples and/or families. 
• Describe two theory-based interventions you   would use and justify your selection. 
• Explain one anticipated outcome of each. 
Support   your Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its   preparation. You are asked to provide a reference list for all resources,   including those in the resources for this course. 

Order a unique copy of this paper
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

At Solution Essays, we are determined to deliver high-quality papers to our clients at a fair price. To ensure this happens effectively, we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees. This guarantees will ensure you enjoy using our website which is secure and easy to use.

Money-back guarantee

Most companies do not offer a money-back guarantee but with Solution Essays, it’s either a quality paper or your money back. Our customers are assured of high-quality papers and thus there are very rare cases of refund requests due to quality concern.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

All our papers are written from scratch and according to your specific paper instructions. This minimizes any chance of plagiarism. The papers are also passed through a plagiarism-detecting software thus ruling out any chance of plagiarism.

Read more

Free-revision policy

We offer free revisions in all orders delivered as long as there is no alteration in the initial order instruction. We will revise your paper until you are fully satisfied with the order delivered to you.

Read more

Privacy policy

All data on our website is stored as per international data protection rules. This ensures that any personal data you share with us is stored safely. We never share your personal data with third parties without your consent.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

Ordering and sending money to us is an indication that you are purchasing our products and services. To have business talks laid out in the official language, you can check on our terms and conditions and get more information about this.

Read more

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Order your essay today and save 20% with the discount code: LEMONADEPlace Order