Social Work and Mental Illness among Young Adults Paper

Please find assighment and rubric attached.

Please use client that is an young adult experiencing mental health condition.

Please use the following sources as well as others (15 total)

Required Readings

  • Fisher, M., Loewy, R., Hardy, K., Schlosser, D., & Vinogradov, S. (2013). Cognitive interventions targeting brain plasticity in the prodromal and early phases of Schizophrenia. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 9, 435-463. • Goldstein, T.R., Fersch-Podrat, R.K., Rivera, M., Axelson, D.,Merranko, J., YU, B., Brent, D.A.,& Birmaher, B. (2015). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Adolescents with bipolar disorder: Results from a pilot randomized trial. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 25, 140-149. doi:10.1089/cap.2013.0145. • Kozloff, N., Cheung, A. Schaffer, A., Cairney, J., Dewa C., Veldhizen S., Kurdyak P., & Levitt, A. (2010). Bipolar disorder among adolescents and young adults: Results from an epidemiological sample. Journal of Affective Disorders, 125 (1), 350-354.
  • Recommended Readings • Kurtz, M.M. (2016). Psychological and psychosocial treatment. In Schizophrenia and its Treatment: Where is the Progress (Chap. 8, pp. 159-179). New York, NY: Oxford Press University. • Painter, K., & Scannapieco, M. (2015). Bipolar disorder. In Understanding the Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents (159- 173). Chicago; Lyceum.

    Unit 12: Disruptive Behavior and Aggression Date

    • Allan, D., Power, L., & Robinson, E. (2010). What works with adolescents? Family connections and involvement in interventions for adolescent problem behaviors. Australian Institute of Family Studies,16,1-13. • Huey Jr. S.J., & Polo, A. (2017). Evidence-Based Psychotherapies with Ethnic Minority Children and Adolescents. In J. R. Weisz & A. E. Kazdin (Eds.), Evidenced-based psychotherapies for children and adolescents (3rd ed. pp. 361-378). New York, NY: Guilford Press. • Kim, H., Munson M., R., & McKay, M. (2012). Engagement in mental health treatment among adolescents and young adults: A systematic review. Child and Adolescence Social Work, 29, 241-266. • Laser J. A., & Nicotera, N. (2011). Challenges in clinical work with adolescents. In Working with adolescents a guide for practitioners (pp. 3-13.) New York, NY: Guilford Press.