counseling from a professional specializing in working with individuals who have disabilities. It has been a difficult six months. Your central concerns relate to the emotional and physical adjustments you must now make in relation to your family, job, and future plans. You are permanently in a wheelchair and have limited use of your legs but full use of your arms and upper body.
- Identify three major issues that you think you would need to work through in therapy. Explain what aspect of each issue is problematic for you.
- Explain how your views on intimacy, usefulness, and security will change for you to make the necessary adjustments for living with the disability.
- How well do you think you would cope with this situation if you faced something similar in real life?
Submit your response to the M4: Assignment 2 Dropbox by Wednesday, September 23, 2015. Your response should be at least two pages long. All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.
|Assignment 2 Grading Criteria||
|Identified at least three emotional, relational, or physical issues that could be indicative of a newly paralyzed person.||
|Analyzed how your views on the issues of intimacy, usefulness, and security would be affected during the adjustment period to being disabled.||
|Assessed the ability to cope with this type of disability if it were to happen to you.||
|Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources, displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.||