Mastering Competencies in Family Therapy: A Practical by Diane R. Gehart

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By Diane R. Gehart

Learning expertise IN kin treatment: THEORY-BASED evaluation presents a competency-based method of instructing scientific talents in marriage and kin remedy, an process already followed by way of the yankee organization for Marriage and kin remedy (AAMFT). utilizing a mild and alluring tone, Gehart deals a complete five-step version for powerfuble therapy together with case conceptualization, scientific overview (diagnosis) and case administration, remedy making plans, review of growth, and documentation. The paintings additionally encompasses a set of valuable scientific kinds that may be utilized in perform environments, in addition to an advent to the significance of thought and evidence-based perform in all 5 steps.

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By making it clear where you are going, you can help everyone concerned better understand your specific route of treatment. From Trainee to Seasoned Therapist The difference between trainees and seasoned therapists can be found in the quality of the map, the effectiveness of the path of treatment, and the speed with which it takes to move through the steps. A seasoned therapist may move through the five steps of On Becoming Competent 3 competent therapy in the first few minutes of a session, whereas a trainee may take more time, collecting information and trying various options.

Systemic Assessment 23 Problems and Related Strengths Problem Possible Associated Strength Depression • • • • • Is aware of what others think and feel Is connected to others and/or desires connection Has dreams and hopes Has had the courage to take action to realize dreams Has a realistic assessment of self/others (according to recent research; Seligman, 2004) Anxiety • • • • Pays attention to details Desires to perform well Is careful and thoughtful about actions Is able to plan for the future and anticipate potential obstacles Arguing • • • • Stands up for self and/or beliefs Fights injustice Wants the relationship to work Has hope for better things for others/self Anger • • • • Is in touch with feelings and thoughts Stands up against injustice Believes in fairness Is able to sense his/her boundaries and when they are crossed Overwhelmed • • • • Is concerned about others’ needs Is thoughtful Is able to see the big picture Sets goals and pursues them Identifying strengths relies heavily on the therapist’s viewing skills.

2 Evaluative Assess ability to view issues and therapeutic processes systemically. 3 Evaluative Evaluate the accuracy and cultural relevance of behavioral health and relational diagnoses. 4 Evaluative Assess the therapist-client agreement of therapeutic goals and diagnosis. 1 Professional Utilize consultation and supervision effectively. 1 Conceptual Know which models, modalities, and/or techniques are most effective for presenting problems. 2 Conceptual Understand the liabilities incurred when billing third parties, the codes necessary for reimbursement, and how to use them correctly.

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