Position Paper: The Use of Medication as Part of Treatment Plan

Position Paper: The Use of Medication as Part of Treatment Plan

See Below and Attached File- Instructions Position Paper: You will write a position paper representing your personal opinions and concerns about the use of medications as part of a treatment plan. This paper will include: o A clear statement as to your current personal concept with regards to brain/mind theory. o A description of your scope of practice and ethical considerations as an MFT in regards to the use of medications in treatment. o A description of common presenting issues that are related to referring for psychiatric evaluation and possible use of medication. o A description of common cultural issues that affect the use of medications in treatment. Textbook: Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapist, 7Th edition, John D. Preston, PsyD, ABPP; John H. O’Neal, MD; Mary C. Talaga, RPH, PHD This paper shall be 5 double-spaced typed pages in length and shall follow APA style with regards to all issues of formatting and references.