Dysthymia symptoms

Jun 21st, 2015
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Alaina is married and the mother of 2 children. Her daughter has a mild learning disability. The experiences surrounding her daughter’s learning disability, diagnoses process, and placement in special classes may be tainting Alaina’s perceptions of a school psychologist.

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Case Study: AlainaTammy Daniel ColesWalden UniversityCase Study: AlainaAlaina is a 40 year old Caucasian woman born to professional parents of diverse ethnic backgrounds. It is unknown if her parents were immigrants or born in America. Some of the most pertinent information gathered from the case study intake includes, but is not limited to, the following. Alaina is the middle child in her family and both siblings are in professions that require higher education. She previously worked as a high school teacher but left the field after 2 years, citing high schoolers with raging hormones as the cause. Alainas mother was an elementary school teacher for 2 years before becoming a homemaker, then a substitute teacher and finally a fulltime administrative assistant at an elementary school for one year. Presently Alaina is working in an office creating curriculum for managers. She notes that she dislikes the deadlines and the pressure to get the product out aspects of the position. Alaina holds a Masters degree and has a strong history of academic success. Given the professions of her parents and siblings, it appears her family values higher education and academic achievement. Alaina notes that she has considered going back to school but has reservations. There has been a suggestion that Alaina become a school psychologist, but she notes that she does not like the idea of returning to the bureaucratic aspects and testing aspects required of an educati

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