Clinical Issue: Describe the mental health diagnosis the intervention addresses. Be specific. (Even if the intervention could be used to address a variety of clinical issues, pick one diagnosis from the DSM-V for the purpose of this assignment. Clearly state the diagnosis as well as the 5 digit code associated with the diagnosis). State information about the estimated prevalence of the diagnosis, symptoms of the diagnosis and effectiveness of interventions/treatment for the particular diagnosis Section must include at least 2 scholarly sources cited in APA format.
Description of the Intervention: State and explain in detail what intervention you are evaluating. Include details about who developed the intervention, the source where you found the intervention, how applicable the intervention is for different populations (address differences in ages, gender, racial/ethnic groups, income ranges the intervention would be useful for), how long the intervention will take to implement, what materials are necessary for the intervention to successfully be executed, if training in the intervention is necessary, and what theoretical orientation the intervention is rooted in. Section must include the source where you found the intervention cited in APA format.
Evaluation of the Intervention: Critically think about and evaluate the intervention. What are the positives and negatives of the intervention? You must state at least one positive and one negative. How effective do you think the intervention is at alleviating clinical symptoms of the diagnosis discussed above? What is it about the intervention that will encourage symptom alleviation?
Modifications to the Intervention: Propose at least two ways the intervention can be improved and/or modified to use with other populations (How can the intervention be more culturally competent? Applicable across different age ranges? How can it be modified for use with diverse families?) Put your own creative spin on the intervention to suggest ways it can be modified.