Discuss a very brief description (one paragraph for the group session– do NOT include the actual 12-steps) to include the following:
- Official name of the program or group you observed (MUST BE A SUBSTANCE ABUSE GROUP SESSION OTHER THAN ALCOHOLIC OR GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS).
- When and where did you go to the group? MUST BE IN MIAMI AREA.
- Why did you choose this specific meeting?
- Brief history of program or group – MUST CITE – you obtained this information somewhere. If you obtained information during the meeting, cite “personal communication”. (not on the Reference )
- Criteria for client entrance into program or group.
- Describe the demographics of the group, (ie., age, gender, ethnicity, number of members)
- Organization’s goals of program or group.
The main body of this doc should address:
- Your objective impression of the program or group in meeting the clients’ needs and your rationale.
- Identify two or more therapeutic factors observed. Provide a detailed description of these factors.
- In your opinion, was the group process (leadership style, established norms, etc.) effective?
- Were there any patient management issues, and how were they handled?
- Describe your feelings about this group and how it enriched you.
- Would you refer future clients to this group?
Formatted and cited in current APA style 7 ed with support from at least 3 academic sources which need to be journal articles or books from 2019 up to now. NO WEBSITES allowed for reference entry. Include doi, page numbers, etc. Plagiarism must be less than 10%.