Ritical analysis of the effectiveness of psychotherapeutic approaches in dealing with a specific arena of personal social and emotional distress.

Written assignment involving critical analysis of the effectiveness of psychotherapeutic approaches in dealing with a specific arena of personal social and emotional distress chosen by the student for more detailed study. For example, students might choose to review the success or otherwise of several psychotherapeutic approaches in comparison with other forms of treatment in dealing with a given psychological problem (e.g. schizophrenia, eating disorders, phobias, sex offenders etc