Case Analysis – Treatment Format
Prior to beginning work on this weekâ€™s journal, read the PSY650 Week Four Treatment plan.Â
Case 15: Borderline Personality Disorder in Gorenstein and Comer (2014),Â
Borderline Personality Disorder in Sneed et al., . (2012).Â
Rizvi, et al. (2013), â€œAn Overview of Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Professional Psychologists,â€Â
Harned, et al. Â (2013), â€œTreatment Preference Among Suicidal and Self-Injuring Women with Borderline Personality Disorder and PTSD,â€Â
Miller (2006), â€œTelehealth Issues in Consulting Psychology Practice,â€ Â
Luxton, et al. (2011), â€œmHealth for Mental Health: Integrating Smartphone Technology in Behavioral Healthcareâ€ articles.
Assess the evidence-based practices implemented in this case study. In your paper, include the following.
Explain the connection between each theoretical orientation used by Dr. Bankâ€™s and the interventions utilized in the case.
Describe the concept of dialectical behavior therapy, being sure to include the six main points of this type of treatment.
Explain Dr. Banksâ€™s primary goal during the pre-treatment stage and how Dr. Banks related this to Karen in her initial therapy sessions.
Describe the two formats that Dr. Banks told Karen would be part of her treatment program.
Describe the focus of the second and third stages of treatment.
Assume the role of a consulting clinical or counseling psychologist on this case, and recommend at least one technology-based e-therapy tool that would be useful. Explain liability issues related to delivering e-therapy consultation, supporting your response with information from the Miller (2006), â€œTelehealth Issues in Consulting Psychology Practiceâ€ article.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment interventions implemented by Dr. Banks supporting your statements with information from the case and two to three peer-reviewed articles from the University of Arizona Global Campus Library, in addition to those required for this week.
- Recommend three additional treatment interventions that would be appropriate in this case. Use information from the Sneed, Fertuck, Kanellopoulos, and Culang-Reinlieb (2012), â€œBorderline Personality Disorderâ€ article to help support your recommendations. Justify your selections with information from the case.