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Running head: CASE TREATMENT STRATEGY1Case Treatment StrategyKenyon MartinLiberty University
CASE TREATMENT STRATEGY2The purpose for this paper was to create a treatment plan for the Williams family. Keep in mind,the developed plan is not one that follows diagnoses of the DSM. It is more so an intervention tohelp the family cope with or eliminate issues they are having. The idea in which this paper waswritten, was to develop a solid plan for this family as aligned with the resources around theircommunity. The information gathered will be used to help find and/or provide other resourcesand services for the family. During the intake, significant information is provided so that thecounselor can develop a treatment plan that is beneficial for the Williams family. This alsoallows the counselor to identify any problems the family is having. The counselor would be ableto determine if the family need to be referred out for other services.Keywords: (alcoholism, mental health, Asperger syndrome, anxiety, depression, treatment plan)
CASE TREATMENT STRATEGY3Case Treatment StrategyMental health is becoming more noticeable today. Science and technology play asignificant part in locating different techniques, methods, and medication to treat those dealingwith mental health illness. Due to stressful situations and the change in the economy, mentalillnesses are attacking people. They are dealing with several issues such as behavioral problems,anxiety, depression, and bipolar just to name a few. Those who are correctly diagnosed can betreated and are able to cope with their mental health problems as well as become familiar withother coping skills in which can be helpful to them.Sandy and Jeff knew that their family needed counseling in which they decided to contacta local mental health professional. That was the first step the family took to get help with all theissues their family was dealing with. This paper will high light the writer’s ability to providewhat was needed for the Williams family. A treatment plan is developed from an assessment ofthe family as aligned with the Community Counseling Model. With collaboration from theWilliams family and the mental health professionals, several resources will be put in place tohelp them.The Williams FamilyThe Williams family are made up of 4 individuals listed as follow: Jeff and Sandy whohave been husband and wife for 21 years, their sons Jacob who is 18 years old and Leo who is 15years old. Jeff is the owner of a car dealership in which that is having serious problemsfinancially because of the decline in the economy. Sandy was a teacher’s aide for several years ata local school. The family found out several years ago that their son Jacob has Asperger’ssyndrome. The youngest son Leo is struggling in school.

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Term
Fall
Professor
Lindsey Diebler
Tags
mental health, Mental health professional, Asperger syndrome, Mental health counselor

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