Select a local program in
your community that provides counseling services (examples: community mental
health agency program, school counseling program, support group program).
Imagine that you have been
asked by the program you chose to conduct a needs assessment to identify any
gaps in services and recommendations for services to fit the needs of the
Write a 700-1,050-word
essay describing the program you would conduct a needs assessment on in your
community. Address the following in your essay:
Describe how you would do a needs
assessment to determine the need for such a program. Would you use
quantitative or qualitative tools? Why?
What tool would you use to measure
the outcome of the program? Would you use a quantitative or a qualitative
Research one intervention you would
recommend to the program and evaluate its effectiveness. Discuss its
validity and reliability as an intervention. Was the research conducted
based on quantitative or qualitative measures?
How would you report your findings
and engage stakeholders of the program and in the community to implement
Include a minimum of three
scholarly resources in your essay.
Prepare this assignment
according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the
Student Success Center.
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