NURS6640 Walden University Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Application Paper


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Select a client that you observed or counseled this week. Then, address the following in your Practicum Journey.

Described the client ( without violating HIPPA 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.

Note: Be sure to use the Practicum Journal Template, located in the Learning resources.

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Practicum Experience Time Log and Journal Template Student Name: E-mail Address: Practicum Placement Agency's Name: Preceptor’s Name: Preceptor’s Telephone: Preceptor’s E-mail Address: (Continued next page) © 2014 Laureate Education, Inc. Page 1 of 3 Practicum Experience Time Log and Journal Template Time Log List the objective(s) met and briefly describe the activities you completed during each time period. If you are not on-site for a specific week, enter “Not on site” for that week in the Total Hours for This Time Frame column. Journal entries are due in Weeks 4, 8, and 11; include your Time Log with all hours logged (for current and previous weeks) each time you submit a journal entry. You are encouraged to complete your practicum hours on a regular schedule, so you will complete the required hours by the END of WEEK 11. Time Log Week Dates Times Total Hours for This Time Frame Activities/Comments Learning Objective(s) Addressed Total Hours Completed: © 2014 Laureate Education, Inc. Page 2 of 3 Practicum Experience Time Log and Journal Template Journal Entries • • Include references immediately following the content. Use APA style for your journal entry and references. © 2014 Laureate Education, Inc. Page 3 of 3 ...
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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Application- Outline
Thesis Statement: The client I encountered this week is recovering from alcohol and bhang
addiction and using CBT would be helpful to allow him live a drug-free and positive life.
I. Introduction
II. Client description
III. Diagnosis
IV. CBT application
V. Conclusion


Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Application




Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Application
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is an approach that deals with the thoughts and
feelings of a client and the aim is to change them for a more positive outlook on life. As a talking
therapy, it is mostly useful in addressing anxiety and depression but may be used with other
mental and physical health problems. In my practicum journey, I encountered clients who fit the
CBT approach based on their presenting issues and their history and medical information. The
experience with these clients allowed me to understand CBT better and how it should work to...

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