A social worker in private practice is meeting with a client for the first time. The client describes her recent separation from her husband and the sudden onset of symptoms including difficulty going to work, fear of going out alone and recurring thoughts of self-blame for not being able to prevent the separation. The social worker asks her many questions focusing on her actions:What has she tried to do to address these problems, what has she wished she could do, attempted to do, and failed at carrying out. The social worker is using which framework?
A) Behavioral B) Task-centered C) Problem-focused D) Cognitive
The correct answer is "A".