Discussion 2 – Week 11
Interpersonal Psychotherapy: Is it a Good Fit for your Clinical Identity?
In Week 9, you explored Interpersonal Psychotherapy as a potential clinical and professional identity, as well as the strengths and limitations of the Interpersonal Psychotherapy approach. For this Discussion, you will further examine Interpersonal Psychotherapy and discuss your own developing clinical identity, and understanding of the role of the therapeutic orientation and approach in professional clinical practice.
1) Post whether you challenge or support Interpersonal Psychotherapy as an approach to professional practice (i.e., defend or support this “clinical identity”).
2) Does this approach fit your intended approach to professional practice? Why, or why not?
3) Use your Learning Resources to support your response. Use proper APA format and citations.