planning a group | SOCW 6121 – Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice II | Walden University

For this Assignment, review the “Petrakis Family” case history and video session.

In a 3- to 4-page paper, describe a treatment group that would help Helen Petrakis in one of the following areas: (a) caregiving, (b) sandwich generation, (c) serving as a family member of an individual with addiction.

Review and briefly summarize the literature about the social issue that is the focus of your group (caregiving, sandwich generation, or addictions).

Write a plan that includes the following elements:

Type of treatment group

Purpose of the group

Membership

Method to recruit

Composition

Size

Open/closed

Monitoring

Make sure the paper is Zero percent plagiarism. 

 Running heads are not to be on the paper.

Make sure paper is in APA 7 formatting. 

Please provide a reference page and references throughout the paper.

References

1. Plummer, S.-B., Makris, S., & Brocksen, S. (Eds.). (2013). Sessions case histories. Baltimore, MD: Laureate International Universities Publishing.

“The Petrakis Family” (pp. 20–22)

http://mym.cdn.laureate-media.com/2dett4d/Walden/SOCW/MSWP/CH/mm/homepage/doc/msw_case_histories.pdf 

2. Toseland, R. W., & Rivas, R. F. (2017). An introduction to group work practice (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson. 

Chapter 6, “Planning the Group”

3. Walden University. (n.d.). MSW interactive home page [Multimedia]. 

http://mym.cdn.laureate-media.com/2dett4d/Walden/SOCW/MSWP/CH/mm/homepage/index.html