Antwone fisher is directed by denzel washington it is based on a true story antwone (derek luke) is a navy seaman who has a short temper he lashes out at a fellow crew member and has to go to the psychologist jerome davenport (denzel washington. Diagnosis murder: the house on sycamore street esther wiggins (1992) antwone fisher (2002) and the kid (2000. Antwone fisher abstract antwone fisher is a young man with anger and temperament issues associated with childhood interpretation of physical and emotional abuse caused by the authoritarian figures of his family. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing antwone fisher near you antwone quenton fisher book author, co-producer, screenwriter. Screenwriter: : antwone fisher cast: derek luke, denzel washington, joy bryant, salli richardson, stephen snedden mpaa rating: pg-13 year of release: 2002 review this movie is based on a true story of the man who wrote the screenplay - antwone fisher, an african-american in the us navy stationed in san diego, california. Free research that covers the story developed in antwone fisher is a very touching one and represents aspects of how human behavior can be affected by the social environment the movie d. Films and movies that can be adapted for therapeutic use antwone fisher and 40 years after his diagnosis. Chris smith came to los angeles to study writing and one of his first students was antwone fisher three months before his cancer diagnosis.
Title of paper 03/18/2011 coun5214 – theories of personality introduction this paper is a theoretical analysis of antwone fisher using the psychodynamic theory. Extracts from this document introduction running head: social psychological development of antwone fisher the social psychological development of antwone fisher denzel washington robyn knight prince george's community college social psychology dr dawn k lewis august 1, 2005 the social psychological development of antwone fisher. Antwone fisher casebook based on a true story, antwone fisher starts as antwone fisher, played by derek luke, going through his.
Antwone fisher/application of psychological theory an 8 page research paper that examines the film antwone fisher antwone fisher/application of psychological. Antwone fisher is a good sailor but he has a hair-trigger temper, and it lands him in the office of the base psychiatrist, dr jerome davenport he refuses to talk. Read this essay on theoretical analysis biopsychosocial assessment of antwone fisher identity client- antwone fisher diagnosis- establish if there is a need.
Antwone fisher, directed by and starring denzel washington, is based on the true story of a young man who had plenty of reasons to be angry his anger could have destroyed him, but psychotherapy turned him around the. Washington, dc - the childhood suffering that glenville native antwone fisher endured under ohio's foster care system has already been the subject of a book and hollywood film on tuesday, it was the subject of a us senate hearing on ways to reform the child welfare system fisher's father was.
Dsm-iv multiaxial format: axis i 29644 bipolar i disorder, current or most recent manic, with mood-congruent psychotic features axis ii v7109 no diagnosis axis.
The antwone fisher story as a case study for child welfare: how do i submit a statement for the record any individual or organization wanting to present their views. Fisher, antwone: testimony today, mr antwone fisher will allow us to use his life story as a lens to view the evolution of america’s foster care system. Antwone fisher genre: drama year: 2002 rating: r actors: denzel washington, derek luke, joy bryant topics: psychopathology, treatment, stress and coping excellent. Case conceptualization: antwone fisher antwone, 26 yr old single african american male, in therapy for a command referral, fisher is mandated to get an evaluation and an psychiatric recommendation to give clearance as to whether he is mentally fit to stay in the united states navy.
The protagonist, antwone fisher is played by the up and coming young actor, derek luke luke is a young sailor, filled with rage, easily provoked, and often unable to control his emotional outbursts his temper soon earns him several mandatory sessions with a naval psychiatrist played by denzel. Antwone fisher (derek luke) antwone never met his father who was shot to death by another woman several months before his birth at age seven. Applied final project pick a character from a favorite book (fiction or nonfiction) or from a favorite movie choose a character whom you believe to have a psychological disorder (eg, sylvia plath, antwone fisher. Which concept of psychoanalytic therapy is illustrated when dr davenport says i love you son in antwone fisher before making a diagnosis of posttraumatic.