Evidence-Based Interventions Used in Trauma

To prepare:
Read the DSM-5 section on trauma and stressor-related disorders and review the PTSD, disaster response, and trauma.
Then search the literature for studies related to an evidence-based intervention used to treat those suffering from trauma and stressor-related issues. Specifically, locate the following:

One study on treating symptoms resulting from a national traumatic event (e.g., natural disaster, mass shooting)

One study on treating symptoms resulting from an interpersonal trauma (e.g., rape, childhood sexual molestation, domestic violence)

Write a response in which you address the following: PLEASE USE HEADINGS.

1. Write the APA references for the two studies you located.
2. Provide a brief descriiption of the traumatic events, including a summary of how they affected the individuals involved.
3. Describe the interventions discussed in the articles and explain how they addressed the psychosocial issues and needs of the individuals affected by the trauma.
4. Explain the effectiveness of the interventions, as stated in the articles.
5. Analyze and discuss the similarities and differences in the individuals’ needs depending on whether the issues occurred due to a national traumatic event or an interpersonal trauma.

Required Readings
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Trauma- and stressor-related disorders. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.). Arlington, VA: Author. doi:10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596.dsm07

American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Dissociative disorders. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.). Arlington, VA: Author. doi:10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596.dsm08

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3-2 Short Answer: Virtual Tour

Overview
It is time to take a virtual field trip! For this short answer assignment, visit any of the galleries in the Resources section for this week . Choose two cultural works that catch your attention, and respond to the prompt below.

Prompt
Craft your answer with the considerations below. Specifically, you must address the following rubric criteria:

Choose two cultural works that catch your attention. Identify the name of each cultural work and describe why you chose each one. Share a link for each.

Compare your chosen works. How do you think each cultural work reflects its time period? Point to specific details that you see to relate them to elements of culture, such as what is valuable or meaningful to a group of people or what elements reflect history, beliefs, experiences, or other effects of culture.

Now state a question about key aspects of human culture in relation to one of the cultural works selected. For example, what does a specific urn tell us about the nature of death?

Then, briefly explain how you might go about doing research to find an answer to your question. For example, what keywords might you use in your search, where might you begin your research, or whom might you consult ?

Guidelines for Submission
Your submission should be a Word document, one to two pages in length, with 12-point Times New Roman font, double spacing, and one-inch margins. Any sources should be cited according to APA style. Consult the Shapiro Library APA Style Guide for more information on citations.

Virtual Galleries
These resources will support your short paper assignment. You do not need to read all of them. Choose a gallery to visit virtually and browse for creative works to use for your short paper.

Website: The Henry Ford Museum- https://www.thehenryford.org/virtual-visit-to-henry-ford-museum/

Website: National Portrait Gallery- https://npg.si.edu/online-exhibitions

Website: Smithsonian Museum-https://www.si.edu/openaccess

Reflection on: Factors associated with adolescent overweight/obesity in Ho Chi Minh city.

Read the article, Then answer the following in a well thought out, cohesive and organized paragraph or two. Paragraphs should be approximately 5-7 sentences.

1. Which factors are most related to adolescent obesity in this study?

2. Do you imagine the results would be similar here in the US? Why or why not?

3. What factors (not already mentioned in the study) do you feel are responsible for obesity in adolescents?

4. What should we do as a society to address this problem?

Codes of practice and ethical issues

Write a 1,000-1,250-word paper discussing codes of practice and ethical issues that must be considered when using psychological assessments. Address the following in your paper:

A description of at least three ethical issues including multicultural and diversity issues
A discussion of how to avoid the ethical issues in psychological assessments
A discussion of how a clinician assesses behaviors that stem from cultures or subcultures
A discussion of how a client’s academic/education, career, personal, and social development impacts assessment choice
Include a discussion of how these ethical issues are addressed in “Section E: Evaluation, Assessment, and Interpretation” from the American Counseling Association Code of Ethics.

Include at least three scholarly references in addition to the textbook in your paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

study guide CHAPTER ONE

You will be responsible for creating an exam study outline, based on the book chapter you are assigned, and then sharing that outline with your peers in the discussion forum (See below for your chapter assignment). The purpose of this exercise is two-fold; 1) To reduce the intense preparation of outlining all of the chapters in preparation of the exam and 2) To ensure that you are dedicating the appropriate amount of effort toward preparing for this important exam.

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Processfolio

In this course, you will research a topic of your choice and write an APA style proposal for a research study in your discipline. The process of developing your research proposal will take place over the duration of the course, and by the end of the course, you will have a complete research proposal to submit.

For this first milestone, you will complete Processfolio #1. Since there is a lot that goes into designing a sound research study, this Processfolio document is intended to guide you through your research study proposal.

Your Processfolio is intended to evolve throughout the course based on your self-assessments and feedback from your instructor. You are expected to make changes based on your instructor’s feedback.

ACTIVITY INSTRUCTIONS
For Processfolio #1, you will brainstorm two potential topics that you are interested in conducting research on and reflect on them prior to making a decision about which you want to pursue.

Fill out and submit your completed Processfolio #1 Download Processfolio #1for this activity.