Mental/Behavioral Case Studies
Select one of the provided case studies at the end of Ch. 15 or 21 in the text. The subject of the selected case study is a client of yours.
Write a 350- to 700-word memo describing the situation and requesting specific services for your afflicted client.
Include the following in your memo:
- Describe the disease of focus and its progression of mental illness. Based on the disease and stage it presents, what level (primary, secondary, or tertiary) of care do they require?
- Where can more information regarding the identified disease be found?
- What cultural issues can be identified as pertaining to this disease that might affect the individual and family in this case? How does this influence society and resources as a whole?