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Write a post in which you:
- Explain your ideal client (age range, gender, individual or family, setting, etc.) and areas (trauma, anxiety, art, sandtray, drama, music, play therapy, etc.) you want to specialize in, and explain why.
- Describe the necessary training for working with your ideal client. Include organizations that provide professional development or support for your area of specialization.
- Explain how your ideal client or specialization relates to your vision for positive social change in the field of child and adolescent counseling.
Required Library Resources
Fletcher, T. S., & Lawrence, S. S. (2018). Art making and identity formation in children and adolescents with differing social behaviors. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 13(2), 185-205. https://doi-org.ezp.waldenulibrary.org/10.1080/15401383.2017.1355290
Kim, M., Woodhouse, S. S., & Dai, C. (2018). Learning to provide children with a secure base and a safe haven: The Circle of Security‐Parenting (COS‐P) group intervention. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 74(8), 1319–1332. https://doi-org.ezp.waldenulibrary.org/10.1002/jclp.22643
Leung, H., Shek, D. T. L., Yu, L., Wu, F. K. Y., Law, M. Y. M., Chan, E. M. L., & Lo, C. K. M. (2018). Evaluation of “Colorful Life”: A Multi-Addiction Expressive Arts Intervention Program for Adolescents of Addicted Parents and Parents with Addiction. International Journal of Mental Health & Addiction, 16(6), 1343–1356. https://doi-org.ezp.waldenulibrary.org/10.1007/s11469-018-9899-3
Mees, P. (2017). One and one and one is minus three: Therapeutic consultations in child and adolescent mental health services with separated and conflicted parents. Journal of Infant, Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy, 16(3), 189–197. https://doi-org.ezp.waldenulibrary.org/10.1080/15289168.2017.1298938