Case Report: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Case Report: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Background Information

  1. Outline the major symptoms of the disorder discussed in the case.

 

  1. Briefly describe the client’s background.

 

  1. Describe any factors in the client’s background that might predispose him or her to the disorder.

Observations

  1. Describe symptoms that you observed that support the diagnosis of the individual.

 

  1. Describe symptoms or observations that are inconsistent of the disorder.

 

  1. Describe any information you observed about the development of the disorder.

 

Therapeutic Intervention

  1. In your opinion, what are the appropriate short-term goals for this intervention?

 

  1. In your opinion, what are the appropriate long-term goals for this intervention?

 

  1. Which therapeutic strategy seems most appropriate in this case? Why?

 

  1. Which therapeutic modality seems most appropriate in this case? Why?