This has 3 assignments; APA format; cite relevant sources and textbook; assignments will be submitted through safe assign for plagiarismAssignment 1:Choose only one case study to write about; no more than 2 pages not including title and reference page; APA format; See Attachment for case study articlesCase study 1Case Study FormatYou want your case to be well organized and well written to be sure that information you include is easily identified and followed by your reader. The following can be used as section headings to help you organize your work:Brief overview of relevant symptoms from case:Ms. Upton, 29 year-old special education teacher· Always feel sad and alone· Chronic, severe depression· Suicidal ideation· Severe self-cutting· Limited memory of childhood· Socially withdrawn· Difficulty intimacy with men· Feel worthless· Poor sleep/often tiredList Diagnosis 1: (ICD & DSM diagnoses)F33 Major depressive disorder, recurrent· F33.3 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, severe with psychotic symptomsDiagnosis 1 Reasoning/Evidence· Feel sad and alone· Chronic, severe depression· Severe-self-cutting· Suicidal ideationList Diagnosis 2: (ICD & DSM diagnoses)F40 Phobic anxiety disorders· F40.1 Social phobiasDiagnosis 2 Reasoning/Evidence· Socially withdrawn due to childhoodList Diagnosis 3: (if any)F52 Sexual dysfunction not due to a substance or known physiological condition· F52.8 Hypoactive sexual desire disorderDiagnosis 3 Reasoning/Evidence· Difficulty intimacy with menThere may be 2-3 diagnoses in each case.2 pages in addition to title page and referencesDiagnoses = 20 pointsReasoning/evidence = 20 pointsAPA Format & Writing = 10Case Study 2Case Study FormatYou want your case to be well organized and well written to be sure that information you include is easily identified and followed by your reader. The following can be used as section headings to help you organize your work:Brief overview of relevant symptoms from case:Nadine, 15 year-old, long standing shyness· Anxiety· Dizziness, crying· Unable to socially communicate· Afraid to leave the house· Fear of interacting with others, social isolation· Anxious, nervous· Feel trapped and incompetent· Suicidal· Teased, bullied· Nightly nightmaresList Diagnosis 1: (ICD & DSM diagnoses)F48 Phobic anxiety disorders· F40.81 Agoraphobia with panic disorderDiagnosis 1 Reasoning/Evidence· Afraid to leave the house· Anxiety· Anxious, nervousList Diagnosis 2: (ICD & DSM diagnoses)F51 Sleep disorders not due to a substance or known physiological condition· F51.5 Nightmare disorderDiagnosis 2 Reasoning/Evidence· Nightly nightmaresList Diagnosis 3: (if any)Diagnosis 3 Reasoning/EvidenceThere may be 2-3 diagnoses in each case.2 pages in addition to title page and referencesDiagnoses = 20 pointsReasoning/evidence = 20 pointsAPA Format & Writing = 10Assignment 2: at least 250 words; APA format; videos and textbook/professional sources for references; please see textbook chapter 7 attachmentFollow the directions for this discussion carefully so you don’t lose points needlessly!1. Describe the difference between depression and bipolar disorder, including a description of the clinical characteristics of each.3. Be sure to include information, insight or ideas from the 4 videos. Failure to include videos in your discussion will result in reduction in points. Also, do you think that a DSM 5 diagnosis “medicalizes” what we might sometimes see as the human condition? As counselors, we look more at a wellness framework rather than a symptom-driven/illness framework. Research the idea of medicalization and use that to inform your research.Videos:Assignment 3: at least 250 words; APA format; use textbook and one other professional source; please see textbook chapter 5 & 6 attachmentThis week you are to read and study Ch. 5 and 6. There are a few posted videos that might help clarify some aspects of these complicated diagnoses.1. Which is the most difficult to diagnose: Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders, or Somatic Symptom and Dissociative Disorders?2. Choose one disorder from Ch. 5 OR Ch. 6. Discuss it in terms of what causes the disorder (including biological, neurological, psychological, sociocultural connections), and the kinds of treatment and intervention that are available for the disorder.3. How has learning about this disorder impacted you personally, and as a future counselor? (ie: your preconceived ideas about it, your understanding of the disorder now etc.).You must use your textbook, as well as at least one other professional resource in your responses.Videos:
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