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

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

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

Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population

Research Problem The research problem is studying the lived experiences of discrimination and mental illness in the LGBT population. When

Identifying Relevant Theories and Models

Psychoanalytic Theory             Psychoanalytic theory mandates that part of our personality lies in the unconscious (Hyde & DeLamater, 2014). Sigmund

Developing a Case Study

Developing a Case Study The clients name for this case study is John and he is an 21-year-old Caucasian male

Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention

The hybrid model of crisis intervention model would help provide a flexible approach to help Rita. This model is helpful

Crisis Intervention Methodology

The ACA Code of Ethics (2014) mandates that counselors warn clients regarding the limits of confidentiality when using telephone or