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The Briefcase Conceptualization Worksheet

Amanda Knowles

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On this page, we will provide you with a briefcase conceptualization worksheet. It will help you to learn healthy ways of dealing with your stress

What is The briefcase conceptualization worksheet?

Case conceptualization can be defined as seeing the whole scenario of a case in the context of past and present problematic behaviors, feelings, and emotions. In this, we summarize the whole history of the client and point out the problematic behavior that is causing distress.

How The briefcase conceptualization worksheet help?

This worksheet includes all the basic points that are important for the assessment of cases according to acceptance and commitment therapy. We are going to assess what events in the client’s life that lead his/her avoidance and escape behaviors and these are now causing distress in their life functions. In this, we are establishing a functional analysis of target events that played a key role in developing the problem and how individuals responded to them. 

Instructions on how to use a case conceptualization worksheet?

For this, the client should have insight into the problem and should be motivated and cooperative towards the client. 

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On this page, we provided you with a briefcase conceptualization worksheet, which hopefully helped you to learn healthy ways of dealing with your stress

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Amanda Knowles

Amanda Knowled is an Applied Psychologist, with a deep interest in psychopathology and neuropsychology and how psychology impacts and permeates every aspect of our environment. She has worked in Clinical settings (as Special Ed. Counselor, CBT Therapist) and has contributed at local Universities as a Faculty member from time to time. She has a graduate degree in English Literature and feels very connected to how literature and psychology interact. She feels accountable and passionate about making a "QUALITY" contribution to the overall global reform and well-being. She actively seeks out opportunities where she can spread awareness and make a positive difference across the globe for the welfare of our global society.