Counseling Children with Special Concerns

Counseling Children with Special Concerns

1. Briefly outline your treatment for working with a 10-year-old male whose parents have just divorced. What symptoms of trauma would you expect to see and what kinds of counseling interventions would you plan?

2. Describe four goals you might include in your for a child in an alcoholic family. What kinds of counseling techniques would you probably include?

Chapter 20 Counseling with Children with Disabilities

1. Tommy is a 9-year-old child from a single parent home. He has been diagnosed with an emotional disturbance and has symptoms of hyperactivity, anxiety, sadness, and is destructive with his acting-out behavior. Describe your plan for treatment.

2. List the categories and descriptions of exceptionalities. Have you worked with any children in these categories? Share what you can about your experience.