Project #68945 - Psychology

Abigail is a 66 year old, Caucasian, female. Abigail is a widow, her husband passed away two years prior from an unexpected heart attack. Abigail and her husband were married for 45 years. The client retired last year at the age of 65. Abigail is a mother of two grown children who reside in other states and rarely visit. Abigail currently resides in their family home outside of town. The client is seeking treatment for severe depression. This depression began around two months following her retirement. The client states she became lonely living in the large house alone and no longer having the social interaction she had during employment. Abigail states she had difficultly even attending the treatment due to her loss of interest in any activities and desire to “stay in bed all day”. The client states she has lost over 50lbs over that last six months due to lack of appetite.  This weight loss has lead Abigail to being severely under-weight for her body size. Abigail states she has difficulty concentrating on any task and is easily distracted. The client states she suffers severe anxiety over the thought of dying alone. Abigail states she is also concerned about her ability to stay in her home due to fixed social security income and her inability to physically maintain home upkeep. 1. Relevant theoretical constructs: Which theory is relevant to your client’s case? Describe the relevant points of the theory and if applicable, which stage(s) are present. 2. Intervention methods: Synthesize the theoretical model you chose above to explain the intervention methods you will utilize to help you client meet the goals 3. Cultural considerations: What cultural issues will you need to consider when working with your client. 4. Use of technology: Explain how you could use contemporary technology in your work with this client. Be sure to address the advantages and disadvantages of using technology for the purpose(s) you choose. Each section should be 1-2 pages in length. Double spaced.

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Due By (Pacific Time) 04/28/2015 09:42 pm
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