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Danielle Bosley

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What Does a Behavioral Psychologist Do and How to Become One?

The American Psychological Association (APA) defines a behavioral psychologist as “a practitioner who applies the principles of operant and classical

Geriatric Psychologist - Functions & Requirements

Psychology is a very broad field that continuously evolves as people's needs are better understood. Geriatric psychology is probably one

PMDD: Can It Be Cured?

What Is PMDD? Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is a scary place where PMS overdoses on steroids. It’s a fate that 3

Symptoms of Addiction

  Symptoms of Addiction Kyra displayed various behaviors that could be symptoms of possible drug abuse. First, she stopped taking

Evaluation of a Quantitative Study

  Evaluation of the Research Problem The research problem in this article is: Is there a relationship between discrimination in

Collectivist and Individualist Cultures

Collectivist cultures tend to use an authoritarian parenting style to instill cultural values or beliefs in the children. On the

Service Team Roles

  Service Team Roles Joshua is a thirteen year old male who was brought in for treatment by his mother

Intelligence Across the African-American and Latino Cultures

Shiraev & Levy (2013) defines intelligence as, “The global capacity to think rationally, act purposefully, overcome obstacles, and adapt to

Cultural Norms & Values in the African-American Population

Shiraev & Levy (2013) defines culture as, “A set of attitudes, behaviors, and symbols shared by a large group of

Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief

  Scenario Allen is a 70-year-old male that is dealing with his wife’s death that happened last year. He came

Evaluation of a Qualitative Study

Evaluation of the Research Problem The research problem is: Addressing effectiveness in interventions used in substance abuse programs. Another part

Crisis Intervention

The intermittent improvisation, instead of particularly remedial, utilization so psychotherapy or counseling to help people, families, and sets of people

DSM-5 Criteria for Social Anxiety Disorder

Sam’s Diagnosis/DSM-5 Criteria Sam has struggled to engage in conversations with others, and experiences anxiety on days that he must

Selecting a Diagnosis

  DSM-5 Diagnosis Schizophrenia is a disorder that has positive and negative symptoms. Rigby & Alexander (2008) states that positive

Using the Triage Assessment Form

Using the Triage Assessment Form Jordan is a married female that is in fear of not just her safety, but

The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method

Description of Study A counselor conducts a multiple-baseline study to measure the effect of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) on self-harm. Sheperis,

The Relationship Between Sexual Minorities and Mental Health Issues

Probable Research Problem The learner is tentatively framing a research question around sexual minorities and mental health. She is struggling

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in the Treatment of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Client Description/Presenting Symptoms The client is Kristopher, who is a 19-year-old male who was in the military and was deployed

Diagnosing Depressive Disorders

Depressive Disorder Diagnosis The learner would consider diagnosing Christina with major depressive disorder. Nolen-Hoeksema (2014) defines major depressive disorder as

Legality and Ethics for Case Management

  Legality and Ethics for Case Management When it relates to addictions counseling, case management is meant to help design