Read “Topic 7: Vargas Family Case Study.”
Part 1: Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT): Review
the Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Manual located in the topical
materials. Identify a specific presenting concern that one of the
Vargas family members has identified this week. Create a
“transcript” of the session where the therapist uses
solution-oriented language to identify a solution to the problem. The
transcript should be 500-750-words in length. Use the SFBT Manual
transcripts as an example.
Part 2: Narrative Therapy: Identify one member of the
Vargas family whose dominant story could use some re-writing. Consider
the course of treatment and write a mid-treatment letter to the
identified family member. See your book and the Dulwich Center for
examples. The letter should be 500-750-words in length.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment,
solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources
should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be
found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
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beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for
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