Trauma Case Study
Wed, Jul 11, 2018, 10:00 AM
Review the Trauma Case Study for Maryam. Write a 750-word essay answering the following questions. Your number one goal is to make sure she is safe.
Provide appropriate support for your answers by citing the DSM.
- What are the key assessment issues to consider?
- Do you think this is a crisis situation? Why or why not? Explain.
- What is the client’s immediate need? Be specific.
- What specific interventions do you feel are necessary with this client?
- What is the possible diagnosis for this client? Provide supportive reasoning for your diagnosis. Why?
- Is this client suffering a stress disorder? Define which one and the symptoms associated.
- How does the biology of trauma present in this case?
- Should Maryam’s family be notified? Explain.
- Would you feel competent enough to work with this client? Why or why not?
- Should you seek additional resources to help with this case? Explain.
- Do you have coordination or treatment issues to consider? Explain.
Include a minimum of three scholarly references
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, an abstract is not required.
Counselors have the role of ensuring that their clients are safe and that they recover in the end from their traumas. In the case of Maryanne, it is important that she be assessed, diagnosed based on the DSM 5 system and be treated to enable her to be able to perform her daily activities with ease.
Assessment in the case of Maryanne is important to ensure that the counselor understands the nature of her problems. The assessment may involve the client responding to questions that will be written or it may also include an interview to understand her and therefore develop an…………………
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