Unit 9A Discussion 1 & 2? $30.00 Due (Friday) 8/31/2018.
Unit 9 Discussion 1
Describe the characteristics of groups during the final stage. Discuss the role of group leaders throughout this transition and specific interventions to address unfinished business, feelings of separation, and exercises to continue positive behavioral change outside of sessions.
Unit 9 Discussion 2
Discuss the significance and adaptation of treatment planning in group counseling. Evaluate the appropriate use of contracts, homework, support services, and other action-oriented tasks to increase the likelihood of group efficacy. Incorporate the assigned readings into your discussion.
In your Groups Process and Practice text, read Chapter 9, “Final Stage of a Group,” pages 315–340.
1. Evidence-Based Strategies
Based on a peered reviewed article, discuss the approach that you think would be best in working with a hypothetical counseling client. Be sure to describe what the client’s problems are and why your suggested approach is likely to be effective.
2. Theories to Treatment Planning
For the client that you described in question 1, create a detailed treatment plan that includes goals, steps towards the goals, and action plans for your client. Describe how your theoretical orientation relates to your treatment plan.