Use your Whiston text to complete the following:
Read Chapter 5, “Selecting, Administering, Scoring, and Communicating Assessment Results,” pages 89–112.
Read Chapter 6, “Initial Assessment in Counseling,” pages 115–145.
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Consider the case example of Mary presented in the text on pages 135–37 of a client who discusses suicidal ideation with a counselor. Apply the mnemonic recommended by SAMHSA “IS PATH WARM” to this scenario. How would you assess each of the criteria for the case of Mary? What other assessment tool could be used to help assess Mary’s level of suicidal ideation? Present a rationale for using (or not using) that tool with Mary.
Respond to the main discussion posts of two learners. What reactions do you have to the ideas they have presented? Include examples from the course readings or your own experience to support your perspective and raise questions to continue the dialogue.
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