Case Conceptualization Sam Dawson
5 pages (1250 words)
, Download 1
... head: Sam Dawson case Case Conceptualization: Sam Dawson Affiliation
Sam Dawson, A character in the movie " I am Sam", is mild mental retarded with Obsessive compulsive disorder and autism. The cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for him incorporates self-instruction, modeling, problem solving and relaxation techniques. His communication, tendency to avoid fearful situations particularly that of losing Lucy, anger management, anxious behavior and socialization skills would be improved. The six sessions of CBT aim to gradually develop Sam into a competent social individual and parent to Lucy.
The psychological techniques, mostly, address the issue of improving visible behaviora...