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Group Processes and Stages of Formation

In a

2- to 3-page paper not including cover and reference page

, address the following:


Explain the group’s processes and stage of formation.


Explain curative factors that occurred in the group. Include how these factors might impact client progress.


Explain intragroup conflict that occurred and recommend strategies for managing the conflict. Support your recommendations with evidence-based literature.

Group Processes and Stages of FormationIn a 2- to 3-page paper not including cover and reference page, address the following:Explain the group’s processes and stage of formation.Explain curative fac
Group Processes and Stages of Formation In a 2- to 3-page paper not including cover and reference page, address the following: Explain the group’s processes and stage of formation. Explain curative factors that occurred in the group. Include how these factors might impact client progress. Explain intragroup conflict that occurred and recommend strategies for managing the conflict. Support your recommendations with evidence-based literature. Required Readings American Nurses Association. (2014). Psychiatric-mental health nursing: Scope and standards of practice (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Author. Standard 5G “Therapeutic Relationship and Counseling” (page 62) Yalom, I. D., & Leszcz, M. (2005). The theory and practice of group psychotherapy (5th ed.). New York, NY: Basic Books. ​The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy, 5th Edition by Yalom, Irvin D.; Leszcz, Molyn. Copyright 2005 by Hachette Books Group. Reprinted by permission of Hachette Books Group via the Copyright Clearance Center. Chapter 5, “The Therapist: Basic Tasks” (pp. 117–140) Chapter 8, “The Selection of Clients” (pp. 231–258) Chapter 9, “The Composition of Therapy Groups” (pp. 259–280) Crane-Okada, R. (2012). The concept of presence in group psychotherapy: An operational definition. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, 48(3), 156–164. doi:10.1111/j.1744-6163.2011.00320.x Lerner, M. D., McLeod, B. D., & Mikami, A. Y. (2013). Preliminary evaluation of an observational measure of group cohesion for group psychotherapy. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 69(3), 191–208. doi:10.1002/jclp.21933 Nicholson, R. (2002). The dilemma of psychotherapy notes and HIPAA. Journal of AHIMA, 73(2), 38–39. Retrieved from http://library.ahima.org/doc?oid=58162#.V5J0__krLZ4http://library.ahima.org/doc?oid=58162#.V5J0__krLZ4 U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. (n.d.). HIPAA privacy rule and sharing information related to mental health. Retrieved March 18, 2017, from http://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/special-topics/mental-health/ Psychotherapy.net (Producer). (2011a). Group therapy: A live demonstration. [Video file]. Mill Valley, CA: Author. American Counseling Association (Producer). (2015). Leading counseling groups with adults: A demonstration of the art of engagement. [Video file]. Alexandria, VA: Author.