Before reviewing the assigned readings, what do you suppose are some differences between anxiety and depression? How do you suppose thoughts and/or behaviors are different between someone experiencing anxiety vs someone experiencing depression? Motivational Interviewing (MI) was originally developed to treat the substance use population, as shown in this week’s PowerPoint. How do you suppose you can employ MI in treating other disorders?
Ann is a 34-year-old African American woman who presents with a 6 week history of initial and terminal insomnia and a 10 pound weight loss over that same period. She admits to feeling sad almost every day for the past 6 weeks that occurred after she lost her job. She