Relate to Colleagues as an MFT
Assume you are sharing an elevator while attending a conference when a fellow attendee notices your nametag and credentials and asks you what exactly you do as an MFT. Prepare an elevator to talk to sell your approach as “a systemic thinker” that could be delivered in about two minutes. Consider approaching this assignment from a place of selling yourself and your line of work. In fact, you may want to think of it as a way to offer your business cards to potential clients.You could mention the following concepts in a way that allows your fellow elevator travelers to understand your philosophy:Feedback loopsHomeostasisCausalityThe sum is greater than the sum of its partsRemember that an elevator speech must be:BriefEasy to deliverPositive and non-defensiveIn everyday language that people can understandFree of therapy jargonLength: 1-2 pagesReferences: References are not required for this assignment, but be sure to properly cite and reference any if included.Your speech should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards where appropriate. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.