In a small group (where possible), you will make a presentation on the treatment and/or therapy relating to your chosen psychological disorder(s) and present it to the class. The presentation will involve:
- Discuss the basic assumptions and effectiveness of treatments and therapies for psychological disorders (1.1)- Describing and explaining the particular treatment and therapy that you have chosen and how it has developed and applied today. Does it work?
- Demonstrate your understanding by explaining key concepts clearly and promoting discussion within the rest of the group on the chosen topic – i.e. effectiveness of treatment etc…Use appropriate key terminology where relevant, and again – explain what some of these terms mean (3.1) - Make use of relevant psychological terminology and concepts accurately and appropriately.
Task 2: Essay -
Using the treatments or therapies discussed in your presentation, you will need to evaluate key research in relation to this (2.1) - Identifying both strengths and weaknesses and using key research to support or refute any arguments presented. Ensure the research is relevant and add it! – Remember the requirement to use appropriate sources – “Apply relevant and credible psychological sources to support arguments” (4.1) – this link will help you identify how to do this