The theories/modalities you can select from for Paper 1 are:
In addition to an introduction and conclusion, the outline you should use for the discussion papers is as follows:
1. Theory/Modality: Identify and describe the theory/modality you have selected, including historical figures in its development and key elements of the theory. Explain it as if the reader has never heard of this before.
2. Laura’s Intervention: Describe the specific steps of how a social work practitioner would use this model to intervene with Laura. Be as detailed as possible about which of Laura’s concerns would be addressed and what the social worker would do to apply this theory/modality to help Laura.
3. Analysis: Summarize the strengths and limitations of this approach. Which aspects of the model would be most helpful, and why (or why not)? Use the literature to support your statements regarding the strengths and weaknesses of the theory.
Include comprehensive, clear, and accurate summary of the historical development and key elements of the theory or intervention
Demonstrate critical thinking and accurate understanding of the theory by applying it to help Laura. Provide detailed and specific examples of how to use this theory/modality with Laura.
Summarize the strengths and limitations of this approach, both in general and with Laura specifically.