The Integrative Research Paper provides opportunity to synthesize your course readings and outside research in a creative case presentation. All assignments MUST be typed, double-spaced, in APA style, and must be written at graduate level English. The Paper should be 7-8 pages in length.
Choose a fictional family* from Literature, TV, Movies, Theater or other genre.
*Please mention the fictional family you are presenting.
*Your paper must be based on the actual storyline of your fictional genre.
The following format is required: Please identify which models of family therapy you choose.
Part One: Assessment: Choose 1-2 models of family therapy that were covered in the course. Using that model or models, assess and evaluate your family, integrating applicable research on theoretical assessment (this is not treatment)
Part Two: Treatment: Choosing 1-2 different models of family therapy that you did not use in Part One, create a treatment plan for your family, integrating applicable research on theoretical treatment
Family models include:
Bowen Family Systems Therapy
Strategic Family Therapy
Structural Family Therapy
Experiential Family Therapy
Psychoanalytic Family Therapy
Cognitive-behavioral Family Therapy