TA provides options for working with family groups on a cognitive, affective, and behavioral level. Show how the concepts of TA can be applied to family members on all these levels. What kinds of TA techniques might you draw upon if you were counseling a family group? Show how you might go about getting a contract from individual family members and the family as a unit.
Write a critical evaluation of cognitive behavioral groups, indicating what you consider to be the major contributions and limitations of this approach and how you would implement cognitive behavioral modification and if needed assertion training to your group. Discuss some other specific cognitive behavioral approaches that you would want to use.