As a mental health professional, you are called upon to advocate for clients in mental health settings. For this Assignment, imagine you have been called into a panel discussion with the case study team for Suzy. Your plan is to advocate for Suzy through her mental health treatment.
In a 3-page, APA-formatted paper, address the following in your advocacy for Suzy:
- Identify which neurotransmitters may be affected in Suzy’s case and justify your selection based on evidence from the case and the Learning Resources.
- Identify three drugs that could be used to treat Suzy’s mental health symptoms and explain how these drugs may affect her neurotransmitter function.
- Identify one possible drug of addictive potential that may contribute to her mental health symptoms.
- Explain how your awareness of using the right drugs helps in advocating for clients through mental health treatment.