Topic 2 DQ 1 (Obj. 2.1)
Choose at least one stage of family development across the lifespan. Some stages of development include the transition to parenthood, adolescence, leaving home, and retirement. What are some considerations within the chosen couple or family stage when counseling from a cognitive behavioral or psychoanalytic perspective?
This discussion question is informed by the following CACREP Standards:
2.F.5.a. Theories and models of counseling.
2.F.5.j. Evidence-based counseling strategies and techniques for prevention and intervention.
5.C.3.b. Techniques and interventions for prevention and treatment of a broad range of mental health issues.
Goldenberg, I., Stanton, M., & Goldenberg, H. (2016). Family therapy: An overview (9th ed.). Cengage. ISBN-13: 9781305092969