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Assignment 1: Structural Versus StrategicFamily TherapiesAlthough structural therapy and strategic therapy are both used in family therapy, these therapeutic approaches have many differences in theory and application. As you assessfamilies and develop treatment plans, you must consider these differences and their potential impact on clients. For this Assignment, as you compare structural and strategicfamily therapy, consider which therapeutic approach you might use with your own client families.Learning ObjectivesStudents will:Compare structural family therapy to strategic family therapyCreate structural family mapsJustify recommendations for family therapyTo prepare:Review this week’s Learning Resources and reflect on the insights they provide on structural and strategic family therapies.Refer to Gerlach (2015) in this week’s Learning Resources for guidance on creating a structural family map.The AssignmentIn a 2- to 3-page paper, address the following:Summarize the key points of both structural family therapy and strategic family therapy.Compare structural family therapy to strategic family therapy, noting the strengthsand weaknesses of each.Provide an example of a family in your practicum using a structural family map. Note: Be sure to maintain HIPAA regulations.Recommend a specific therapy for the family, and justify your choice using the Learning Resources.Note:The School of Nursing requires that all papers submitted include a titlepage, introduction, summary, and references. The sample paper provided by the Walden Writing Center provides examples of those required elements (available at ). All papers submitted must use this formatting.By Day 7Submityour Assignment.Submission and Grading InformationTo submit your completed Assignment for review and grading, do the following:Please save your Assignment using the naming convention “WK4Assgn1+last name+first initial.(extension)” as the name.Click the Week 4 Assignment 1 Rubric to review the Grading Criteria for the Assignment.
Click the Week 4 Assignment 1 link. You will also be able to “View Rubric” for grading criteria from this area.Next, from the Attach File area, click on the Browse My Computerbutton. Find the document you saved as “WK4Assgn1+last name+first initial.(extension)” and click Open.If applicable: From the Plagiarism Tools area, click the checkbox for I agree to submit my paper(s) to the Global Reference Database.Click on the Submitbutton to complete your submission.Grading CriteriaTo access your rubric:Week 4 Assignment 1 RubricCheck Your Assignment Draft for AuthenticityTo check your Assignment draft for authenticity:Submit your Week 4 Assignment draft and review the originality report.