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In this discussion, you willcreate a presentation from the point of view of two specificprofessionals who are experts on the topic you selected in Week One foryour Final Project (PTSD) is the topic For this discussion:

  • Consider the psychological career alternatives available anddetermine from which fields of expertise your two points of view willcome.
  • Select the two professionals you will use with expertise on thetopic you selected.  Your professionals’ identity may be based on a realperson that you know, or they may be made-up based on the jobdescription of a professional in the field.  The titles of yourprofessionals should represent actual jobs (based on job descriptions)from categories in two different areas of mental health (e.g.,psychiatry and psychology, social work and counseling). 
  • In one or two sentences, briefly introduce your experts bydescribing their current careers as well as their backgrounds. Theexperts will be providing scholarly information on your selected topicbased on the point-of-view of their respective professions.
    Provide evaluations from the experts in the course of thepresentation, regarding contributions of psychological research on thechosen topic in an applied context.
  • Include information from at least two peer-reviewed articlesthat were published within the last five years to substantiate yourexperts’ claims.  You must select these two articles on your own.  Youmay not use resources listed within this course.  For information on howto generate search terms for specific resources, visit the AshfordUniversity Library. 

To begin, create a presentation using the Sample Presentation Template, of at least five slides (not including the title and reference slides).  Provide the following elements in your presentation:

  • A side-by-side comparison of your experts including their current careers as well as their backgrounds
  • A brief general explanation of the topic chosen in Week One
  • Provide a slide for each of the experts’ points of view including appropriate citations of your referenced resources
  • A brief overview and comparison of the two experts’ points of view
  • A separate reference slide must be included at the end of the presentation
  • A minimum of three scholarly sources published within the lastfive years must be included in the discussion. References are citedaccording to APA guidelines.
  • A link to a website from an organization associated with eachexpert’s profession.  Include information from that website where thecorresponding expert is presenting her or his point of view. Include thewebsites in the reference slide using the full APA citation format forwebsites. Do not just copy and paste the URL to the website.
  • Use the sample template provided to organize your presentation.You may change the font sizes in the presentation. However, do not use afont smaller than 20 pt. You are encouraged to insert relevant figuresand graphics. Make sure to appropriately cite any images you use thatyou did not create yourself. If you include a table or figure from ajournal article, cite it according to APA guidelines.

Next, create a 3 to 5 minute screencast of your presentation using Screenr.com.Screenr does not allow for screencasts that are longer than 5 minutes,so practicing your presentation prior to recording it is highlyrecommended.

  • Please include a title for your presentation in the descriptionbox when you publish your screencast.  For questions using Screenr,refer to the directions below.

Finally, copy and paste the URL link to your screencast in your discussion forum response section.

  • Your presentation must utilize at least two scholarlypeer-reviewed resources, in addition to your textbook, cited in APAformat as outlined in the  Writing Center.
  • All references used within the presentation must be citedproperly within the slides and included on the required reference slide,which will be the last slide within your presentation.
  • Due to the time limit of your presentation video, you are notrequired to speak or read through the reference list. However, you mustinclude your reference list within the discussion post along with yourscreencast URL link and submit your presentation via doc sharing.

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