*The following theories :
-Theory of Psychoanalysis, Alfred Adler
-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Aaron Beck
*APA formatting is expected and will be reflected in the final grade.
*The paper should be 8 pages minimum. Please be clear and concise, but include relevant information to address each section of the rubric. Graduate level writing is expected.
*Outside sources are expected for this paper.
*The rubric is only a guideline for how this assignment will be graded.
Clearly identify each of the theories you have integrated into your theoretical orientation. Be aware that you will need to expand on each theory you identify as part of your orientation, therefore it is recommended that you limit the number of theories to 2.
A description of the core concepts associated with each theory selected:
o Development of the individual and psychopathology
o Type of therapeutic relationship between counselor and client
o Commonly used techniques
An acknowledgement of how the core concepts for each theory align with your thought process.
o How does the theory’s interpretation of human development align with yours?
o How does the therapeutic relationship promoted by the theory align with your idea of how counselors and clients should interact?
How do these theories fit the population you anticipate working with?
o Identify your anticipated population (i.e. school, substance abuse, outpatient mental health, college, young adults, elderly etc.)
o Please integrate at least one outside source per theory that supports your acknowledgement that your selected theories can be effectively used with your target population.