Zayd Al Balkhi's CBT and Gradual Desensitization for Anxiety Diorders (using DSM-5)

balkhi article.pdf

Assessments and Diagnosis

Using the information learned about desentization and CBT how might you help that client, If you have no client then imagine your client is the Charcter in "A Beautiful Mind", "Hobbit or Lord of the Rings" or "Sylvia" or "Mister and Pete" or use the Sedlis case above, Then you will evaluate the disorder and use the DSM-5 available online t

Browse the DSM-5, and then

review articles on SOAP notes:

In this assignment you will compose a S.O.A.P note (350-500 word) related to one of your clients (suffering from some disorder) assess and then diagnose this problem usig the DSM-5.


Additionally read and view these articles and items:

Simoneau, T., & Miklowitz, D. (2001). Integrating psychiatric illness into healthy family functioning: The family psychoeducational treatment of a patient with bipolar disorder. Washington, D. C. In S. H. McDaniel, D. D. Lusterman, & C. L. Philpot (Eds.)., Casebook for integrating family therapy: An ecosystemic approach (pp. 359-372).

Follow this link and experience what it like to have this illness: The Sights and Sounds of Schizophrenia.


Inmate Living with schizophrenia

Published on Feb 1, 2015

Sedlis Dowdy is serving an eight-year sentence at the maximum security Elmira Correctional Facility for assault in the first degree. In and out of mental hospitals from an early age, he’s been diagnosed with schizophrenia and has spent a quarter of his life in solitary confinement. WNYC’ posted by Cindy Rodriguez

You may use Sedlis as a case example.

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