Family versus individual: Stress management in Asian families

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Take any psychological service consistent with your specialization, and select an Asian or Pacific group of your choice for whom the family unit, as opposed to the individual, is the central unit of understanding. Describe what it might take to re-tool your selected psychological service to work effectively on a family level. What challenges might you encounter, and how might these be resolved? Make certain to root your discussion in a specific Asian or Pacific ethnicity, without broad generalities.

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Family versus individual


Stress management in Asian families is one of the psychological services that is so much
sensitive. People need to live a life that is free of stress, anxiety, fear or humiliation. Many
challenges exist in family units that could lead to stress. For example, cases of drug abuse among
Asian households are so common, especially among youths. The parents should not denounce
and neglect their children who are addicted but should resort to helping them overcome their
challenges (Cotton, 2013, p. 52). The way parents manage their stress is probably depicted in their
children behavior. Asian parents are known to show a lot of care to their children.
Drug abuse is so prevalent in most Asian families and among the youths. Use of drugs in
the families brings about conflicts between the user and other members of the family (Elkin, 2011,
p. 28). Various steps need to be undertaken by parents to help the addicts leave their immoral and

destructive social behavior. Rather than stigmatizing an individual, it’s a mandate of a family to
come clean to help the a...

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