(Answered) NURS 6650 Week 7 Assignment 1:Group Processes and Stages of Formation

To prepare:
 Review this week’s Learning Resources and reflect on the insights they provide on
group processes.
 View the media, Group Therapy: A Live Demonstration, and consider the group
The Assignment
In a 2- to 3-page paper, address the following:
 Explain the group’s processes and stage of formation.

 Explain curative factors that occurred in the group. Include how these factors might
impact client progress.
 Explain intragroup conflict that occurred and recommend strategies for managing the
conflict. Support your recommendations with evidence-based literature.


Group Processes and Stages of Formation

According to Tuckman (2010), group process is the approach employed by a particular group to work in collaboration for the achievement of set common goals. Group development stages as explained by Tuckman (2010) are formation, storming, norming, performing, and adjourning. It is important for mental health practitioners to develop a comprehensive understanding of processes within groups and the stages involved in group formation. This is mainly because groups have a significant impact on human experiences and may contribute to a quicker recovery of the group members. This provides a review of the “Group Therapy: live demonstration” video.  It provides an analysis of the group process, description stage of formation, the curative factors within the group, the effects of the curative factors on clients’ progress, and intra-group conflicts as well as strategies for managing the conflicts.

Group Process and Stage Formation

As seen in the video, the psychotherapy session comprises of persons seeking treatment to improve their ability to cope with social challenges. Please click the icon below to purchase full  solution at $10