Cognitive Behavior Therapy and the Incarcerated Female
A look at cognitive behavior therapy and the incarcerated female presenting with comorbid dysthmic and conduct disorders.
# 131016 | 1,500 words | 11 sources | APA | 2006 |
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Psychology (Child and Adolescent) , Psychology (Disorders) , Criminology (Juvenile Justice) , Child, Youth Issues (Teen, Adult Issues)
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In this article, the writer discusses Mary, who is a 16-year-old female incarcerated for assault with a deadly weapon diagnosed with conduct and dysthymic disorder prior to her incarceration. This paper highlights the effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for female adolescents who are incarcerated, reviewed issues surrounding cultural awareness and CBT, reviews Mary's case presentation, discusses how CBT can be effective specifically for Mary and concludes with a brief review of potential ethical issues for the practitioner.
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