Part 1: Read the entire "Vargas Family Case Study" (all
eight sections). Consider the progress (or lack thereof) over the past
eight sessions. Using the "Discharge Summary Outline"
template; include the following in your outline:
- A brief summary of what was going on with the family
- A review of the initial treatment goals
- Theories and
- A brief discharge summary for the family
- Clinical recommendations for sustained improvement
or referrals for additional services
Part 2: Review the "Vargas Family Case Study" and the
provided literature regarding current trends and integrative models of
family therapy. Identify two potential evidence-based or integrative
models to which you would consider referring the Vargas family if
problems persist. Compose a 6-12-slide PowerPoint presentation to be
shared with your class. Be sure to include the following elements for
each of the two models:
- A brief overview of the model
- The target demographic
and presenting concerns the model addresses
- The research
supporting the model
- Please note: Online students need to
include detailed speaker notes of what would be said if giving the
presentation in person.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment,
solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources
should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be
found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to
beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the
directions in the Student Success Center.
This assignment meets the following CACREP Standard:
5.F.2.e. Human sexuality and its effect on couple and family functioning.