Life Goals Introduction

This session is designed to establish the therapeutic relationship, initiate the concept of self-efficacy and values and goals, and provide an introduction to the individual’s role in collaborative care. This session will also provide a brief review of what impacts mental health, and will explore the impact of psychiatric stigma on treatment for mental health conditions. We will begin to direct the individual’s attention to strategies for identifying and managing symptoms as well as choosing responses to promote optimal management of his/her condition/s.