Flashcards in Designing, conducting, evaluating, and terminating tx Deck (4)
When determining a clients readiness for termination, what primary factor needs to be met?
achievement of therapy goals
-ideally, the termination process begins when the therapist and client agree that the goals have been accomplished
What other factors may termination be appropriate?
when all goals have not been fully achieved, but the client has acquired the skills needed to deal with any remaining problems OR if therapist and client agree that therapy has not been successful
For Asian American clients- what do most prefer for how therapy is approached?
directive, structured, goal- oriented, problem solving approach
-focuses on alleviating specific symptoms and view the therapist as an expert and authority figure
CBT, SFT, and brief therapies