Theoretical Conceptualization Paper

Topic: Theoretical Conceptualization Paper

The student will develop his or her own individual theory of why people become addicted. Students should be able to describe how people become addicted in the broad sense of the paper. Students should be able to present an origin or cause, logical order, progression, and predicted out come of persons and /or families in their theory. Included in this paper, the student will also present how or what methods will be incorporated to assist in relapse prevention and move the client toward recovery. Besides covering the “how and what methods,” remember to integrate a well-reasoned justification.   The student should also point out the strengths and possible weaknesses of the theory. Finally, the student will articulate a rational argument why he or she believes the theory is sound. The student should also offer critical reviews of why the theory is better than one or two other theories in the text.