For this final assignment of the course, write a crisis intervention paper. To do so, select a specific case that you are working with or one that you know about that involves a specific type of trauma or crisis discussed in this course. Discuss any difficulty finding a case with your instructor. Please follow the outline below for your paper.
Write a short description of a person in crisis. Include the persons age, gender, ethnicity/race, marital status, and any other relevant unidentified descriptive information.
Describe the clients presenting problem and the crisis event. Explain why this situation is considered a crisis.
Discuss how ethnicity, race, gender, age, class, sexual orientation, or other diversity characteristics may affect the client and the crisis intervention.
Provide an overview of the social problem that may be helpful to know in planning the assessment and intervention. For example, if this is a child abuse case or substance abuse case, provide a summary of the scope, indicators, and consequences to the victim and the family.
Design a specific crisis intervention based on the content in the assigned course readings. If you wish, feel free to include any other scholarly resources that you find particularly helpful.
Write a conclusion to your intervention plan. What do you anticipate the outcome to be?
Include at least two actions you take to avoid personal burnout in working with this issue.
Length: 10-12 pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.