Analyze nursing and counseling theories to guide practice in psychotherapy
Develop goals and objectives for personal practicum experiences Create timelines for practicum activities Develop diagnoses for clients receiving psychotherapy Analyze legal and ethical implications of counseling clients with psychiatric disorders Develop diagnoses for clients receiving psychotherapy Evaluate the efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy for clients Analyze legal and ethical implications of counseling clients with psychiatric disorders The Learning Objectives are related to the Practicum Journal Assignments presented in Weeks 1, 2, and 4. Week 4 Journal Entry Select a client that you observed or counseled this week. Then, address the following in your Practicum Journal: Describe the client (without violating HIPAA regulations) and identify any pertinent history or medical information, including prescribed medications. Using the DSM-5, explain and justify your diagnosis for this client. Explain whether cognitive behavioral therapy would be effective with this client. Include expected outcomes based on this therapeutic approach. Support your approach with evidence-based literature. Explain any legal and/or ethical implications related to counseling this client.