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Running Head:ASSIGNMENT 2: CASE PRESENTATION 1Assignment 2: Case Presentation NameInstitution AffiliationDate
ASSIGNMENT 2: CASE PRESENTATION 2Description of the Agency and Services I interned at Hebron House, Inc., an outpatient mental health agency in Baltimore,Maryland. Hebron House, Inc. is a community-based outpatient mental health clinic thatprovides various clinical, mental, and behavioral services to its clients (Hebron House, Inc.,2019). Its target population includes children, adolescents, and adults with mental health issues.The organization was established in 2003 and uses a home-based service approach where clientsreceive treatment from their homes or comfort zones, although they are also allowed to visit theagency. The agency also uses an evidence-based and culturally sensitive approach in providingits services. In this regard, Hebron’s staff comprises of clinicians and consultants from differentbackgrounds to achieve a culturally-sensitive service provision approach. Besides, as mentioned earlier, Hebron House, Inc. offers various clinical, mental, andbehavioral services to clients with different mental health problems. The clinical services includeassessment, therapy, and medical services. The medical services are offered by the medical staff,including qualified therapists, nurses, psychiatrists, and clinicians. The mental health servicesprovided at Hebron House, Inc. include assessment, diagnosis, and treatment or therapy. Theagency also offers counseling to mental health clients. Lastly, behavioral services comprisebehavioral treatment such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).Description of the Client Throughout the field education experience, the client that stood out for me was BrianJohnson. Johnson was a 64 years old African American from Baltimore, Maryland. He was awidower with two children (Natasha and Michael). He was suffering from a Major DepressionDisorder (MDD). His unemployment status, loss of a wife, neglect from his children, and lack of
ASSIGNMENT 2: CASE PRESENTATION 3government support influenced his condition. The mental health condition made Johnson feelsad, lonely, and suicidal.